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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

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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It is important to note that only one bitstream generator block has been reported on the schematic ([EMG.sub.A] to [bEMG.sub.A]), but in our implementation, 4 identical branches operate in parallel (two for each leg).
This recommendation specifies objective methods that use bitstream data in addition to the processed video sequences [52].
He stated that it would take 12-18 months after the bitstream freeze until chips were available and another 6 months for products based on those chips to hit the market.
With bitstream, an etisalat subscriber who opts to go for a du connection needs to install a set-top box on top of the existing etisalat's set-top box.
* Get Updated Configuration: obtain the new predictor model in form of a partial bitstream to load onto the device;
In this paper, a novel intrinsic evolvable system based on DPR platform is proposed that is using bitstream relocation technique.
Successfully recovered SPIHT coded bitstream are decoded and wavelet trees are combined to obtain the image in wavelet domain.
If the user wants to upgrade the video decoder to the latest version he/she can request the new bitstream for the decoder from the service provider.
It adjusts the quality level of SVC bitstream, based on the estimated available bandwidth, required bandwidth to relay the streaming service, device resolution, and client buffer status.
In a previous statement, the buyer said it would use existing cash and debt to fund the acquisition.Country: USASector: IT/Online ServicesTarget: Bitstream's font businessBuyer: Monotype Imaging Holdings IncVendor: Bitstream IncDeal size in USD: 50m
Full "bitstream access" is expected by the end of 2011.
Bitstream will also showcase the Indic language version of its BOLT browser at CommunicAsia.