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Ethernet

Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
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The combo card is compatible with Windows(R) 98, Windows(R) 95 and Windows(R) NT and has security features that include support for common authentication protocols PAP and CHAP.
An example design of a Bluetooth/Wi-Fi combo card for mobile handsets, has been developed by wireless technology and Bluetooth company CSR and Fractus, a fractal antenna technology company.
The Bluetooth/Wi-Fi combo card enables VoIP and Bluetooth calls to run at the same time inside a mobile phone and will be available to CSR's key customers on request.
The laptops came with modem cards, rather than the more expensive combo cards, so parents or the school would have the expense of adding these cards.
Activision will supply 15,000 grocery stores with on-shelf combo cards with attached tear sheets for a premium offer, valid until May 31.
In addition, special Combo Cards may be used to inflict a series of attacks on an opponent and may allow an “unfused” character to achieve victory early in the game.
A new study from IDC, a market intelligence and advisory firm in the information technology and telecommunications industries, has shown that the number of PC data combo cards in Europe is expected to grow from 1.2m in 2004 to more than 5.7m in 2008.