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desktop device

(1) Any product that is used on the desktop.

(2) A Windows or Mac machine. The term is used to contrast a desktop computer with a laptop or handheld device. See Internet appliance.
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The TC20 is a cloud desktop device that is perfect for demanding requirements from task and office workers to power users.
Manchester City Council is looking for a new desktop device supplier from November 2014.
The desktop device architecture incorporates programming that enables a linearly scalable frequency adjustment as opposed to the commonly used discrete stepping approach, providing enthusiasts the ability to fine-tune their system for better performance.
Telefonica Moviles will offer customers in Spain, Novatel Wireless' product, a stand-alone desktop device that unifies the Telefonica Moviles 3G UMTS network with 802.
The mission of W3C's Mobile Web Initiative (W3C MWI) is to make Web access from a mobile device as simple, easy, and convenient as Web access from a desktop device.
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Other World Computing (OWC) and four-time Emmy nominated musician Roger Adler announced today the launch and immediate availability of the Daily Guitar Jam Widget, a free interactive informational, educational entertainment desktop device for musicians, songwriters, producers, MCs, home recording enthusiasts and individuals interested in the entertainment industry.
The new Color imageCLASS MF8180C from Canon provides those smaller operations with the flexibility to choose the color output, capacity, and value-added features they require in a single desktop device.
The Premium has been designed to accommodate the most demanding business needs in a single desktop device.
Other features include an USB connection, a variety of mounting and card presentation options and reading/writing capability in the same desktop device.
The first thing is to separate your network computing software architecture decisions from desktop device decisions, and think where terminal devices would be appropriate.
CHIBA, Japan -- Today, at the WWW2005 Conference, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) announced the launch of the Mobile Web Initiative (MWI) - an endeavor to make Web access from a mobile device as simple, easy, and convenient as Web access from a desktop device.