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Bounce bate is related to email marketing. The number of emails that bounce because the email address was undeliverable due to permanent features ( i.e. fake email address, domain name, or technical issue with the server, etc.) are defined as a "hard" bounce.  A soft ...
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Used in Cloud computing, cloud storage, or cloud services, "Cloud" generally refers to computing resources hosted, managed and maintained by an outside vendor, as opposed to servers that are owned and reside on premise and are maintained in-house.

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Digital divide refers to an economic and social inequality with regard to access to, use of, or impact of information and communication technologies.
Digital equity  is a condition in which all individuals and communities have the information technology capacity needed for full participation in our society, democracy, and economy. Digital equity is necessary for civic and cultural participation, employment, lifelong ...