electronic computer


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n electronic computer a machine for performing calculations automatically
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In literature:

It was time to enter the purportedly real world of electronic free expression and computer crime.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Detection data from the check points would be fed to an electronic computer.
"Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X" by Victor Appleton
The computations were done by electronic brains the Moonship could not possibly have carried.
"Space Tug" by Murray Leinster
And without an electronic computer to aid you.
"Danger in Deep Space" by Carey Rockwell
For that matter, Fay, I think all your really complex electronic computers are conscious too.
"The Creature from Cleveland Depths" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
If it was a mechano-electronic misfunction of the computer, say so; we'll speak to the engineer.
"But, I Don't Think" by Gordon Randall Garrett
The electronic computers and other devices moved silently.
"Generals Help Themselves" by M. C. Pease

In news:

BIOPTid Inc.'s cube reads unique sweat-gland patterns and can be hooked up to personal computers and electronic devices as an alternative to password logins.
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) announced they are collaborating on a new professional certification for home technology integrators.
The annual event is a chance for people to safely dispose of everything from old cans of paint, poison, chemical cleaners and even computers and other electronics.
DLNA technology allows electronics like computers, smartphones and televisions to "talk" to each other.
Hewlett-Packard, the computer and printer maker, said on Tuesday it closed the $13.9 billion purchase of Electronic Data Systems Corp. A deal that HP hopes will help it better compete with IBM.
The computer/ electronics recycling events are at the Good News Project warehouse, 1106 Fifth St, Wausau, three blocks south of Franklin Elementary School.
Plan your electronic trip needs Kim Komando hosts the nation's largest talk radio show about consumer electronics , computers and the Internet.
This computer-generated image released by Samsung Electronics Co.
Inova Computers Inc. As medical equipment becomes more advanced, the demands on the electronic components are increasing exponentially.
AUSTIN—Texas education officials say thousands of students retaking a standardized test had to skip the electronic version due to a computer glitch .
Texas education officials say thousands of students retaking a standardized test had to skip the electronic version due to a computer glitch .
Exchange shoppers now have a way to ship certain computers, cameras, watches and other electronic items that contain lithium batteries overseas.
COMPUTERS, cell phones and electronic gear.
Computer controls for electronic overdrives.
Extron Electronics' PA 300 RGB Peaking Amplifier drives high-resolution computer-video signals over long cable runs.

In science:

However, it is a simple matter to compute electronically .
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
Carr are with Intelligence, Agents, Multimedia Group, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, UK 3M.L.
A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments
The figures show the entropy distribution (left) and the electron fraction (proton-to-baryon ratio). A wedge of ±43.2o around the equatorial plane (marked by the diagonal solid lines) of the spherical coordinate grid was used for the computation.
Explosion Mechanisms of Massive Stars
The emerged LDA+DMFT method can be used for calculating a large number of systems with different strength of the electronic correlations (for detailed description of the method and computational results, see Refs. [28–30]).
Nonquasiparticle states in half-metallic ferromagnet NiMnSb
At this stage, in addition to storing the spatial properties and luminosities of the model pulsars, we also computed their expected dispersion measures and pulse scatter-broadening times using a model for the electron density distribution.
The Cosmic Coalescence Rates for Double Neutron Star Binaries