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/nee'wis/, /n[y]oo'is/ or /n[y]ooz/ Network extensible Window System.

Many hackers insist on the two-syllable pronunciations above as a way of distinguishing NeWS from news (the netnews software).




(1) See Usenet and syndication format.

(2) (NeWS) (Network Extensible Windowing Support) A networked windowing system (similar to X Windows) from Sun that renders PostScript fonts on screen the way they print on a PostScript printer.
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As well as being well-respected newscasters, both have a warm and approachable manner which endears them to millions of viewers.
Gradually, more and more information was put on the screen until the newscaster became just a piece of the news puzzle.
Newscaster attracted four claims, with one coming from a representative of Pipe and another on behalf of Paul Cole.
Amid the often awful television coverage of the September 11 atrocities--the soaring Muzak, gauzy montages, and newscaster cliches that threatened to trivialize the worst crime ever committed on U.
The case focuses on the role allegedly played by Pipe in the claiming of the Paul Cole-trained Newscaster at Sandown on August 20 last year, and Michael Blanchard's Duello, who runs for Pipe at Bath today, and Roger Charlton's Port Meadow after that pair finished first and second in a race at Leicester on October 12.
Nilsen, 51, originally from Fraserburgh, is working on the book behind bars, helped by former newscaster Gordon Honeycombe .
So, broadcasters turn to "very unique" or "most unique" or, in the words of one local newscaster, "uniquest.
Veteran newscaster and journalist Keith Olbermann delivers a unique and compelling hour of news every night that is designed for the modern news viewer on "Countdown with Keith Olbermann.
The event will feature performances by the Lula Washington Dance Theater and the Greater Los Angeles Cathedral Choir, as well as appearances by newscaster Chris Schauble and actor James Reynolds.
Presentation of prize to the winners, l-r: Brian Bell, Steve Jackson, newscaster Joanne Malin, John Wilcox and team captain Raymond Wilcox.
Club member Clare Barnes, 24, the daughter of Europe minister Den is MacShane and newscaster Carol Barnes, plummeted to her death in March when her parachute failed to open properly.
Clare, 24, daughter of TV newscaster Carol Barnes and Minister for Europe Denis MacShane, died last week in the accident near Melbourne.