<networking, protocol> A proprietary local area network protocol developed by Apple Computer, Inc. for communication between Apple products (e.g. Macintosh) and other computers. This protocol is independent of the network layer on which it runs. Current implementations exist for Localtalk, a 235 kilobyte per second local area network and Ethertalk, a 10 megabyte per second local area network.
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Nearby terms: AppleScript « Applesoft BASIC « applet « Appletalk » AppleTalk Data Stream Protocol » AppleTalk Filing Protocol » appletviewer