electronic communication

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Noun1.electronic communication - communication by computerelectronic communication - communication by computer    
transmission - communication by means of transmitted signals
data communication, digital communication - electronic transmission of information that has been encoded digitally (as for storage and processing by computers)
electronic mail, email, e-mail - (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that can be regenerated at the recipient's terminal when the recipient logs in; "you cannot send packages by electronic mail"
electronic messaging, messaging - the sending and processing of e-mail by computer
command prompt, prompt - (computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command
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The new legislation The new law provides the following main provisions related to operators and electronic communication services.
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Consistent with this policy, this bill permits a court, in connection with child custody proceedings, to order electronic communication between a parent and a child through telephones, e-mail, Web cams, and other technologies.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Nonphysician staff in 10 primary care clinics initially were leery of giving patients the ability to e-mail their clinics, but they became more enthusiastic 6 months after using an electronic communication system, a study of 76 staff members found.
IF A CLIENT'S LOSS OF A CASE turns on the inadvertent disclosure of an electronic communication, the attorney and/or accountant could be sued for malpractice or subject to disciplinary proceedings.
Previous empirical findings from the computer-mediated communication research literature are consistent with media richness theory because they suggest that the use of electronic communication media is likely to have a negative impact on the success and outcome quality of process improvement groups.
An experienced Atlanta-based graphic artist sees a "crossroads of technology and creativity" in the effect of electronic communication and the Internet on design.
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