Words and meanings. There are so many weird words and special acronyms in our industry. I’ve found some excellent glossaries, dictionaries, and wikis for this. If you don’t know the meaning of a word, these sites are places to find that stuff out!
www.sony-asia.com/section/glossary – This is where you can locate definitions of technical terms and more commonly used terms by Sony for a video glossary
http://www.swramps.com/support/glossary.php – Good site from SWR Sound Corporation for an audio glossary
http://users.telenet.be/worldstandards/electricity.htm – Electricity Around The World. Ever wondered what voltage, and Hz different countries use?
http://countrycode.org/tv-standards – which country used what analog television standard, worldwide?
http://www.quantel.com/repository/files/library_DigitalFactBook_20th.pdf – The Digital Fact Book: 20th Anniversary Edition. A reference manual for the television broadcast & post production industries, from Quantel