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privilege

(prĭv′ĭ-lĭj) [L. privilegium, law affecting a single person, prerogative]
1. A right granted to a person in recognition of some special status, e.g., a right to practice one's profession in a health care facility.
2. An immunity from commonly imposed standards or laws.
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Bicycles and transit serve as access modes for each other, enabling travelers to access transit and use bikes for transportation when they might not otherwise be able to.
Executive Summary 5 -- Key trends 6 -- Cable, number one purveyor of TV programming 7 -- Europe: a disparate landscape 8 -- Despite real disparities, digital TV in over 50% of homes 9 -- TV: top money-maker 10 -- Asia-Pacific overtakes Europe for the first time 11 -- The UK and Germany share top spot in Europe 12 -- Strong correlation between TV access mode and pay-TV adoption rates 13 -- USA: world's biggest on-demand market 14
11: Global breakdown of digital TV households by access mode (% of total households), 2008-2013 55
This economic model remains dominant: Some competitive differentiation comes from the new proposal of access modes (mobiles, tablets, web), but the general competitive structure remains mainly unchanged, and characterized by the domination by the downstream stakeholders: consoles, mobile platforms systems, access platforms in a two sided-market logic for developers.
Different access modes enable easy display of pertinent information depending on different situations.
Admittedly, some problems will only disappear as users upgrade their equipment or be diminished as faster access modes become available.
Since the Bus Interface Unit is very flexible, the LAN91C111 is ideal for many different environments and access modes, for example, 32-bit or 16-bit mode, synchronous or asynchronous mode, or burst or non-burst mode.
This network appliance works with T1, DSL, and other Web access modes, provides multiplexing for local analog or digital recording, and includes GUI operating software.
Several technological improvements have been necessary to speed the development of digital cellular service: digital switching, efficient speech encoding, microcell technology and enhanced access modes.
The development of hybrid solutions that combine live programming on broadcast networks (terrestrial and DTH) and OTT video services over the open Web is a key variable in the future development of the various TV access modes.
The company said that it has launched Fiserv Mobile MoneySM, a mobile banking and payments solution that supports consumers on all three mobile access modes - short messaging service (SMS), wireless application protocol, (WAP), and downloaded mobile applications.
Bank with integrated channel management and analytics across multiple mobile access modes, giving them a view of how consumers use each mode and how they move between them for different tasks.