computer computer  /kəm ˈpju tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a machine for performing calculations automatically
  2. (n) an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines)

News

  1. Final Glance: Computer companies

    Shares of some top computer companies were down at the close of trading: Apple Inc. fell $1.29 or .3 percent, to $437.60. Dell Inc. fell $.05 or .4 percent, to $13.37. Hewlett Packard Co. fell $.25 or ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Midday Glance: Computer companies

    Shares of some top computer companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Apple Inc. rose $2.37 or .5 percent, to $441.26. Dell Inc. fell $.02 or .1 percent, to $13.40. Hewlett Packard Co. fell $.14 or .6 percent, to ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Sony Computer Entertainment To Deliver Comprehensive Entertainment Experience Through Combination Of PlayStation®4 And ...

    TOKYO, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that it will deliver new powerful online gaming experiences and enhanced social connectivity that brings gamers ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "I think it is about time that we had playoffs in college football. I'm fed up with these computer rankings and this and that and the other," Obama said. "Get eight teams - the top eight teams right at the end. You got a playoff. Decide on a...
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  2. "This is the first self-replicating cell we've had on the planet whose parent is a computer," team leader Craig Venter, of the J. Craig Venter Institute in Rockville, Md., told reporters at the time.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Craig Venter Source: USA Today

  3. Earlier Sunday, Ahsan Iqbal, a spokesman for Sharif's party, called Musharraf "a virus in the democratic computer" and said Zardari's party should not hesitate to "join us for Musharraf's impeachment."
    on Jun 8, 2006 By: Allama Iqbal Source: 940 News

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