compiler compiler  /kəm ˈpaɪ lər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who compiles information (as for reference purposes)
  2. (n) (computer science) a program that decodes instructions written in a higher order language and produces an assembly language program

News

  1. Qatar and UAE Finally Get Emerging Market Status

    Global index compiler MSCI has finally upgraded the United Arab Emirates and Qatar to Emerging Market status from Frontier Market, marking a new era for their capital flows and facilitating more access to funds from around the globe.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNBC

  2. Synopsys Announces Design Kit Optimized for All SoC Processor Cores

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: One design kit for optimizing all processor cores on an SoC that includes an ultra-high density memory compiler and more than 125 new standard ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I don't know why they look different. You have to ask the compiler. I don't know why that would be so," Selebi responded.
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Jackie Selebi Source: Independent Online

  2. "I'm extremely pleased to announce the launch of TraceMonkey, an evolution of Firefox's SpiderMonkey JavaScript engine for Firefox 3.1 that uses a new kind of Just-In-Time (JIT) compiler to boost JavaScript performance by an order of magnitude or...
    on Aug 22, 2008 By: Brendan Eich Source: InfoWorld

  3. "It's like building the first computers," said Hawkins. "You knew it was an important idea, but you didn't have the CPU, compiler, or disk drive yet."
    on Mar 29, 2007 By: Jeff Hawkins Source: Register

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