home box

home box

(jargon, computer)
A hacker's personal machine, especially one he or she owns. "Yeah? Well, *my* home box runs a full 4.2BSD, so there!"
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Beauty fans are in for a treat as the Friday Surprise Sale will take place at Home Box in Ibn Battuta Mall.
Home Box in Ibn Battuta is the last store to host a flash sale for DSF shoppers and it is offering price-busting deals on a wide selection of homeware and furnishings.
The new Home Boxstore, located at the Oasis Mall, Al-Rass, is the ninth Home Box store in the Kingdom.
Also, Home Box Office Inc and Turner Broadcasting System Inc will further guarantee the obligations of Historic TW Inc.
Inside the Rise of HBO: A Personal History of the Company That Transformed Television traces the evolution and impact of HBO TV on the industry and offers a wide-ranging coverage that considers the state of the industry before the launch of Home Box Office in 1972 and in the decades since.
At a grand event marking Home Centre's 20th anniversary in Dubai recently, the UAE-based home decor retailer also revealed plans for a new outlet in Nizwa and the introduction of Home Box, a value furnishing concept to be introduced in the sultanate soon.
MANAMA: Al Rashid Group, a division of Landmark Retail, has announced its entry into eIuaffordable and stylish d[R] coreIN space with the launch of Home Box.
Calzaghe is set to be joined on the bill by former Olympic silver medallist Amir Khan, who will receive his first significant US exposure on the Home Box Office network.
Showtime, Disney, Equal, Hollywood Black Film Festival, Home Box Office, Salon Sense magazine, and www.
In addition to T-Mobile, other notable tenants in the building include Home Box Office.
As part of African-American Heritage Month, Time Warner Cable and Home Box Office are presenting a free screening today of ``Unchained Memories: Readings From the Slave Narratives,'' a documentary film narrated by Whoopi Goldberg and featuring the words of slaves compiled by interviewers during the Depression.
Nor did Cinemax's owner, Home Box Office, have any idea that the United States would be in such an explosive head-to-head conflict with Saddam when it programmed the film a year ago.

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