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microprocessor

The pivotal hardware of a personal computer which contains the central arithmetic unit, a logic board and integrated circuitry that has been reduced in size to fit on silicon.
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The unit's microprocessor uses this information to start and stop a burst of cold water right after the mold has been filled.
Some aspect of each of these tasks mentioned above will benefit from automation on a personal computer with a fast microprocessor.
IBM semiconductor innovations include dual-core microprocessors, copper wiring, silicon-on-insulator and silicon germanium transistors, strained silicon, and eFUSE, a technology that enables computer chips to automatically respond to changing conditions.
Microprocessor PLC logic and PID temperature controls, safety switches for air failure and overheating, and an hour meter are standard.
All units control within [+ or -]2 [degrees] F using an off-the-shelf, fuzzy logic microprocessor controller.
Russell feels that CANbus architecture, with incorporation of a microprocessor at the transducer level, will also enable new SPC functionality and diagnostics of position-related problems.
AMD's worldwide channels and consumer brand will accelerate the penetration of this specialized Efficeon microprocessor into high volume emerging markets," said Arthur L.
In striking this breakthrough licensing agreement for the MMP Portfolio as announced in March, 2006, systems manufacturer Fujitsu joined Casio, Hewlett-Packard, Intel and AMD in licensing Patriot's core patents, which impact virtually every microprocessor manufactured since 1994.
Programming the Rabbit 4000 microprocessor is simple with the industry-proven Dynamic C(R) software development system.
Turley, the editor of Silicon Insider, is the author of seven books, and has been editor of the prestigious industry journal Microprocessor Report, where he was three-time winner of the Computer Press Award.
This case sought damages in excess of several hundred million dollars for claimed infringements involving patented microprocessor design technology held within Patriot Scientific's intellectual property portfolio.
A 64-bit microprocessor went into production last quarter that demonstrates China is capable of designing world-class microprocessors, according to a new article published by In-Stat's Microprocessor Report.

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