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computer chip

May refer to a CPU chip or to any chip used in a computer. See chip.
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The Commission says Intel gave major computer companies "wholly or partially hidden" rebates on condition that they bought almost all of their x86 central processing units - computer chips - from Intel.
Technology called -- could someday produce a GPS computer chip under your skin.
In particular, all systems that utilize computer chips must be examined (especially embedded, or BIOS computer chips).
Greenock: Haven Products raided in Scotland's first computer chip robbery in 1994.
The heart of the technology is a computer chip that processes a signal that comes from the engine's ignition.
Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE: TM)(LSE: TYT)(TYO: 7203), a Japan-based automaker, has developed a computer chip for its petrol-electric hybrid vehicles.
The MIT team, led by research scientist Chi-Sang Poon, has been able to design a computer chip that can simulate the activity of a single brain synapse.
An inquiry found Intel guilty of deliberately keeping rivals out of the global market for computer chips, by giving manufacturers and retailers payments if they only used Intel chips or sold only machines fitted with Intel chips.
Founded seven years ago by David Haberman and David Walker, DCH's primary business is manufacturing sensors that use computer chips no bigger than a dime to sniff out hydrogen gas.
Computer chips will no longer be necessarily based on silicon as the semiconducting material, if Dutch electronics giant Philips has its way.
chairman and CEO of IBM, have announced the largest industrial investment in New York Stale history - $700 million - to build the world's most advanced computer chip development facility at the Hudson Valley Research Park in East Fishkill in Dutchess County, NY, creating 400 new jobs.
Thanks to a computer chip and some re-engineering of the water softening process, one manufacture has created the next generation of environmentally minded water softening equipment that saves on salt and water usage.

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