device dependence

device dependence

[di ′vīs de‚pen·dəns]
(computer science)
Property of a computer program that will operate only with specified hardware.
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It promotes a 'screen fast' to wean kids from device dependence, it offers a fast program to achieve distance from connectivity, and it supports these programs with discussions of new trends and alarm facts.
Both non-intrusive and invisible to the end-user, the solution verifies legitimate and desired Internet use and prevents and remediates fraudulent activity without any device dependence.