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Accounting or accountancy is the measurement, processing, and communication of financial information about economic entities such as businesses and corporations.
BASIC (an acronym for Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code) is a family of general-purpose, high-level programming languages whose design philosophy emphasizes ease of use.
In computing and electronic systems, binary-coded decimal (BCD) is a class of binary encodings of decimal numbers where each decimal digit is represented by a fixed number of bits, usually four or eight.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
A compiler is computer software that transforms computer code written in one programming language (the source language) into another programming language (the target language).
The Computer History Museum (CHM) is a museum established in 1996 in Mountain View, California, US.
CP/M, originally standing for Control Program/Monitor and later Control Program for Microcomputers, is a mass-market operating system created for Intel 8080/85-based microcomputers by Gary Kildall of Digital Research, Inc.
The term cross-reference can refer to either.
Digital Research, Inc. (also known as DR or DRI) was a company created by Gary Kildall to market and develop his CP/M operating system and related 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit systems like MP/M, Concurrent DOS, Multiuser DOS, DOS Plus, DR DOS and GEM.
Gary Arlen Kildall (May 19, 1942 – July 11, 1994) was an American computer scientist and microcomputer entrepreneur who created the CP/M operating system and founded Digital Research, Inc. (DRI).
Gordon Eubanks (born November 7, 1946) is an American microcomputer industry pioneer who worked with Gary Kildall in the early days of Digital Research (DRI).
IMS Associates, Inc., or IMSAI, was a microcomputer company, responsible for one of the earliest successes in personal computing, the IMSAI 8080.
The IMSAI 8080 was an early microcomputer released in late 1975, based on the Intel 8080 and later 8085 and S-100 bus.
InfoWorld (formerly The Intelligent Machines Journal) is an information technology media business.
Jerry Eugene Pournelle (August 7, 1933 – September 8, 2017) was an American science fiction writer, essayist, and journalist who contributed for many years to the computer magazine Byte in the 1970s, 1980s, and early 1990s.
MBASIC is the '''M'''icrosoft '''BASIC''' implementation of BASIC for the CP/M operating system.
A microcomputer is a small, relatively inexpensive computer with a microprocessor as its central processing unit (CPU).
Monterey is a city located in Monterey County in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast.
The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is a graduate school operated by the United States Navy.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.
In computer programming, a p-code machine, or portable code machine is a virtual machine designed to execute p-code (the assembly language of a hypothetical CPU).
The PL/M programming language (an acronym of Programming Language for Microcomputers) is a high-level language conceived and developed by Gary Kildall in 1973 for Hank Smith at Intel for its microprocessors.
In computer science, a preprocessor is a program that processes its input data to produce output that is used as input to another program.
A programming language is a formal language that specifies a set of instructions that can be used to produce various kinds of output.
The public domain consists of all the creative works to which no exclusive intellectual property rights apply.
A runtime system, also called run-time system, primarily implements portions of an execution model.
Seymour Ivan Rubinstein (born 1934) is a pioneer of the PC software industry.
In computing, source code is any collection of code, possibly with comments, written using a human-readable programming language, usually as plain text.
USS George Washington (SSBN-598) was the United States's first operational ballistic missile submarine.
Vallejo is a waterfront city in Solano County, California, located in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.