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byte

(bīt),
A group of adjacent bits, commonly 4, 6, or 8, operating as a unit for the storage and manipulation of data in a computer.

byte

[bīt]
the amount of memory required to encode one character of information (letter, number, or symbol) in a computer system; it is normally 8 bits. See also bit.

byte

A set of 8 binary bits, a unit for measuring computer memory and storage capacity.

byte

Computers A set of 8 binary bits, a unit for measuring computer memory and storage capacity. See Bit, Computers, RAM.
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ThunderHawk, the ThunderHawk logo, myMMS, the myMMS logo, and Bitstream Panorama and the Bitstream logo are trademarks of Bitstream Inc.
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As a company that respects the intellectual property rights of others, we are gratified that the Court determined that these claims had no merit, and that Bitstream should recover a substantial amount of our expenses in relation to this baseless lawsuit," said Anna Chagnon, President and CEO of Bitstream Inc.
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Mobile operators, device manufacturers and content providers interested in learning more about the technology and advantages of ThunderHawk Java/J2ME can contact Bitstream by e-mail at thsales@bitstream.