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Philips

(company)
A Dutch multinational electronics company. It produces washing machines, consumer electronics, integrated circuits and light bulbs. Together with Sony they set the Compact Disc standard, especially Green Book CD-ROM. They are members of the Open Software Foundation. Philips Research Labs developed the POOL and SPL languages.

Address: Philips Research Labs, Eindhoven, Netherlands.
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Once a month, for a week, Philip was `on duty.' He had to go to the department at seven in the morning and keep an eye on the sweepers.
One day when Philip had been at Lynn's for three months, Mr.
He looked round the department ferociously, and his eye fell upon Philip.
Philip was put on the job regularly, but he could not accustom himself to the publicity; and he dreaded Friday morning, on which the window was dressed, with a terror that made him awake at five o'clock and lie sleepless with sickness in his heart.
One or two showed signs of being willing to start a flirtation with Philip, and he watched their manoeuvres with grave amusement.
Retired painter Philips had been drinking with his son-in-law in a pub in Maryhill, Glasgow, when a barman had suggested Philips should cover his face because he was scaring other customers.
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Recently, Philips Electronics announced that it has started shipments of its new 16x DVD writer to main PC manufacturers who will integrate the drives as standard in their new PC systems over coming season.
However, researchers at Philips Research Laboratories in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, have figured out how to make the circuitry flexible and paper-thin.
Hoping to read silences and ellipses as well as the words on the page, Andreadis traces the development of "Sapphic discourse." In the place of honor is Katherine Philips, whose poetry of female friendship has long been a critical battleground of opposing views about the corporeality of same-sex erotics.
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