cd-rom cd-rom

Definition(s):

  • (n) a compact disk that is used with a computer (rather than with an audio system); a large amount of digital information can be stored and accessed but it cannot be altered by the user

Usage(s):

  1. You can add a cd-rom drive and use it to play music.
  2. Outdated cd-rom and hard drives are reborn as replacement parts.
  3. The most popular cd-rom games among teens are those that allow an armchair soldier to take over the world with a deft click of the mouse.

News

  • Irish ancestry records

    Once you have found the information on where your ancestor came from in Ireland, you can start looking at the Irish records. If you want to carry out your own research, Irish records are slowly becoming available online or by CD-ROM.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Irish Central

Quotes

  1. "This is our twenty-third release on CD-ROM, and twenty-fourth via FTP," said project leader Theo de Raadt, in a statement. "We remain proud of OpenBSD's record of more than 10 years with only two remote holes in the default install. As in...
    on May 6, 2008 By: Theo de Raadt Source: Builder AU

  2. "The release of this CD-ROM will protect many computers from harmful malware and viruses," said Melih Abdulhayoglu, CEO and Chief Security Architect of Comodo. "Our goal is to make the Internet safer for all users by making our high quality...
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Melih Abdulhayoglu Source: Domain informer

  3. "The real explosion was around 1995 with the advent of CD-ROM drives," says Jacques, recalling how this innovation enabled him to record live instruments and vocals for game soundtracks instead of using synthetic approximations. "Before that...
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Richard Jacques Source: Stuff.co.nz

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