information unit

information unit

[‚in·fər′mā·shən ‚yü·nət]
(communications)
A unit of information content, equal to a bit, nit, or hartley, according to whether logarithms are taken to base 2, e, or 10.
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HERE at the North Wales Deaf Association are trying to raise money for our Mobile Information Unit. The money raised will be used to run our Mobile Information Unit to support people of all ages with varying types of hearing loss, out in the Community, to give advice on equipment and signpost services and support that is available in their area.
Ibrahim is accompanied on the plane by General Mounah Sawaya (Head of Security Information Unit) and Officer Hassan Tleis (ISF), who were handed the released citizen from the Turkish authorities.
To recruit entries for Gateshead's own version of the BBC TV series, staff from Gateshead Council's economic development team will be on hand to advise people on how they can realise their dream at a mobile information unit on Monday.
This will be done from a mobile information unit, where residents can stop to talk about issues that concern them or their community.
Its Geographic Information Unit employs cartographers, boundary specialists and imagery analysts who use cutting-edge software and technology to fulfill the office's statutory authority to ensure that the boundaries on all U.S.
CMP Information (London), United Business Media's (UBM) UK-based business information unit, has acquired Ithaca Holdings Ltd.
The directory is published for Eircom by Golden Pages Ltd, which states it does not bear any responsibility for the accuracy of listings which are supplied by Eircom's National Directory Information Unit.
BUSINESS Link for Greater Merseyside is on a roll, and its mobile business information unit will be arriving at the following locations: November 10: The World of Glass, Chalon Way East, St Helens (in conjunction with St Helens Chamber)n November 11: The Market Square, Market Street , Earlestown, Newton-le-WillowsNovember 15: Morrisons Supermarket, Green Oaks Way, WidnesNovember 16: Trident Shopping Park, Trident Park, Halton Lea, Runcorn Businesses who are seeking help and advice on any business issue, or anybody interested in starting a business, can drop into the mobile unit any time from 9 am -5pm.
For an application form, or further information, call the Information Unit on 0141-552 3941 or visitwww.centralcollege.ac.uk
The Box is a mobile information unit used across the borough to give people access to different organisations and groups.
The Crimestoppers information unit, launched in May 2001 by chief constable Norman Bettison, is outside Southport Town Hall on Lord Street today from 9.30am until 3pm.
The Finnish government information unit said today (20 March) that Tarja Halonen, the president of Finland, and the cabinet committee on foreign and security policy had held a meeting that considered the war launched on Iraq during the night.

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