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code name

An internal name given to a product under development. For example, Chicago was the code name for Windows 95; Merced was the code name for Intel's Itanium chip.
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QUIZ OF THE DAY: 1 Cornwallis; 2 Steam turbine engines; 3 Hudson Bay; 4 Cornwall; 5 HMS Bellerophon; 6 The D-Day landings (they were codenames for beaches); 7 Ifni; 8 Howard Hughes; 9 Trampolining; 10 Charlotte Church.
The codename itself suggests that the company is trying to achieve something unique than most of its releases.
The codenames are in foreign languages, mostly Arabic.
IT is now the worst-kept secret in Washington - the Secret Service codename chosen by president elect Barack Obama is Renegade.
Previous codenames have included Passkey for Gerald Ford, Rawhide for Ronald Reagan, Deacon for Jimmy Carter and Angler for Dick Cheney.
US vice-president elect Joe Biden has been given the codename Celtic, it has been revealed.
According to the same site, the name 'flounder' is noteworthy because the search giant Google codenames its Nexus devices based on fish-related names.
com/2014/05/08/moto-g-cinema-leaks-on-motorolas-website-possibly-arriving-may-13/) 9to5google , the codename 'Cinema' could imply that the reported model of Motorola's budget handset would feature a bigger display with improved speakers, in order to facilitate a more 'cinematic' experience.
Publishing the copies of these court orders, Taraf wrote that the journalists were mentioned by their foreign codenames only in those court orders.
Aside from the handset's codename and Windows Phone update, other details on the "Martini" were not revealed.
MyT provided the court with codenames instead of our real names when asking for permission to tap our phones.
com/news/122269-htc-m8-is-2014-s-flagship-handset-but-first-will-be-an-updated-htc-one) Pocket Lint , HTC is using various codenames for the device while discussing the product with external contacts, in order to keep handset details under wraps and avoid product specification leaks ahead of launch.