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He dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ) does not recognize the term random . It is an English word that can be translated as "random" and that, due to technology related issues, it also began to be used in Spanish.

CD players (CD ) they usually have a function called random that allows to reproduce the songs randomly. Suppose a music CD has ten tracks: when playing it in a conventional way, the first track will sound first, then the second track and so on. Instead, with random mode playback, the listener can listen to the songs in any order (8, 3, 6, 1, 4, 9, 5, 2, 10 and 7, for example).

With the passage of weather , the compact discs were losing prominence in the market, since the public began to be increasingly interested in music players in digital format, such as MP3 or AAC (The latter is preferred by Apple branded devices, such as the famous iPod). In the transition from CDs to files stored directly in the players, the term "random" ceased to be used, and was replaced by "shuffle", another word of English origin, which in this case refers to the verb "to mix".

It is known as random chat On the other hand, the type of online service that allows you to establish a conversation (either through instant messaging or webcam) with a stranger. Who access the service They are contacted at random.

Most random services chat they offer the videoconference option for free and even private rooms (Unlike a public space, in which everyone can read all conversations and it is very difficult to maintain contact with a particular user, especially if there are many people connected). Thanks to the possibility of communicating with people from all over the world, random chat is a tool that can open many doors on a social level.

The Random Access Memory (RAM ), or Random access memory , is a type of memory that, in a computer , is used to save the work done by the software while it is running. There is talk of access "random" since it is possible to write or read the information in any memory position with the same waiting time.

It is worth mentioning that currently the memory RAM It exists in most of the devices we know and use on a daily basis, such as mobile phones, tablets and video game consoles. The performance of these components depends largely on their performance; however, processors and graphics cards, for example, play a fundamental role in this aspect, so expanding memory does not always give us the results we are looking for .

Programming languages ​​usually include functions to get random numbers and, since the language used for its terms is English, the word we usually see in these cases is "random". Its utility is incalculable, especially in the field of video game development, where the surprise factor is essential to maintain the interest of the player. It is important to highlight that it is not convenient to use a random function while the user is controlling the program, but to generate random numbers and store them during loading, and then access them comfortably.

Penguin Random House On the other hand, it is an editorial group whose ownership is in the hands of Bertelsmann , a multinational with headquarters in Germany .

Random Records , on the other hand, is an Argentine record label that was created in 1989 . Rita Lee , Tom jobin , Blondie , Carla bruni , Daniel Melero and Gotan project are some of the artists They are part of your catalog.

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