Possession Studios™ Internet Glossary

Welcome to our Internet Glossary. This glossary of internet related terms was created to help our customer better understand the online world. Feel free to send us additions, correction and so on. We want to make the glossary as useable to everyone as possible.

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POP, or post office protocol, is the name of a method for retrieving emailelectronic mail from the Internet, which functions as a client/server protocol. Email is stored on a mail server until a user connects to the server with an email client (program) to retrieve the email. Whereas SMTP is the protocol commonly used for sending mail, POP is the method commonly used for retrieving mail. POP3 is the most recent version of post office protocol.
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