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Alfred Irénée du Pont (May 12, 1864 – April 28, 1935) was an American industrialist, financier, philanthropist and a member of the influential Du Pont family.
Antônio Carlos Peixoto de Magalhães (September 4, 1927 – July 20, 2007) was a Brazilian politician.
The is one of the five national newspapers in Japan.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Automotive Energy Supply Corporation (AESC) is a manufacturer of lithium ion batteries for electric vehicles established 2007 as a joint venture between Nissan, NEC and NEC Tokin.
Bahia (locally) is one of the 26 states of Brazil and is located in the northeastern part of the country on the Atlantic coast.
Beyond Citizen Kane is a 1993 British documentary film directed by Simon Hartog, produced by John Ellis, and first broadcast on Channel 4.
Bloomberg News is an international news agency headquartered in New York, United States and a division of Bloomberg L.P. Content produced by Bloomberg News is disseminated through Bloomberg Terminals, Bloomberg Television, Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets, Bloomberg.com and Bloomberg's mobile platforms.
BNP Paribas is a French international banking group.
Over its 35 years of history, the Brasilinvest Group has consolidated the assembly of dozens of economic projects and entrepreneurial management, from the transference and nationalization of ITT-Standard Electric SA and NEC, in the 1980s, to the assessment, in the 1990s, of the new partnership structure of Cofap and Bombril.
The Brazilian military government was the authoritarian military dictatorship that ruled Brazil from April 1, 1964 to March 15, 1985.
A business telephone system is a multiline telephone system typically used in business environments, encompassing systems ranging from small key telephone systems to large-scale private branch exchanges.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are allotropes of carbon with a cylindrical nanostructure.
The chairman (also chairperson, chairwoman or chair) is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
China Mobile, officially China Mobile Communications Corporation is a Chinese state-owned telecommunication corporation that provides mobile voice and multimedia services CMCC Official Site through its nationwide mobile telecommunications network across mainland China.
China Telecom Corp., Ltd. is a Chinese Telecommunications company.
A computer monitor is an output device which displays information in pictorial form.
Consumer electronics or home electronics are electronic (analog or digital) equipments intended for everyday use, typically in private homes.
In electronics, a crossbar switch (cross-point switch, matrix switch) is a collection of switches arranged in a matrix configuration.
Dallas is a city in the U.S. state of Texas.
Konica Minolta Danka Imaging is a St. Petersburg, Florida based North American independent provider of copiers, printers, fax machines and other office imaging and document management equipment.
The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis.
The Deming Prize is one of the highest awards on TQM (Total Quality Management) in the world that recognizes both individuals for their contributions to the field of Total Quality Management (TQM) and businesses that have successfully implemented TQM.
Design for testing or design for testability (DFT) consists of IC design techniques that add testability features to a hardware product design.
A digital signal processor (DSP) is a specialized microprocessor (or a SIP block), with its architecture optimized for the operational needs of digital signal processing.
An early-warning radar is any radar system used primarily for the long-range detection of its targets, i.e., allowing defences to be alerted as early as possible before the intruder reaches its target, giving the air defences the maximum time in which to operate.
The, developed by the Japanese government's initiative "Earth Simulator Project", was a highly parallel vector supercomputer system for running global climate models to evaluate the effects of global warming and problems in solid earth geophysics.
An electric car is a plug-in electric automobile that is propelled by one or more electric motors, using energy typically stored in rechargeable batteries.
Electronics is the discipline dealing with the development and application of devices and systems involving the flow of electrons in a vacuum, in gaseous media, and in semiconductors.
The English Football League (EFL) is a league competition featuring professional football clubs from England and Wales.
Everton Football Club is a football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
The FA Cup, known officially as The Football Association Challenge Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men's domestic English football.
Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello (born August 12, 1949) is a Brazilian politician who served as the 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992, when he resigned in a failed attempt to stop his impeachment trial by the Brazilian Senate.
In computing, floating point operations per second (FLOPS, flops or flop/s) is a measure of computer performance, useful in fields of scientific computations that require floating-point calculations.
The Football League First Division is a former division of The Football League, now known as the English Football League.
Force India Formula One Team Limited, competing as Sahara Force India F1 Team is a Formula One racing team based in Silverstone, United Kingdom, with an Indian licence.
is a Japanese multinational information technology equipment and services company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
Fukuoka Stock Exchange (FSE) is a stock exchange located in Fukuoka, Japan.
Future US, Inc. (formerly known as Imagine Media and The Future Network USA) is an American media corporation specializing in targeted magazines and websites in the video games, music, and technology markets.
Go is an abstract strategy board game for two players, in which the aim is to surround more territory than the opponent.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
Grupo Globo (Globo Group), formerly known as Organizações Globo (Globo Organization), is the largest mass media group of Latin America, founded in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1925 by Irineu Marinho.
The Hawthorne Works was a large factory complex of the Western Electric Company in Cicero, Illinois.
The geostationary satellites, operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), support weather forecasting, tropical cyclone tracking, and meteorology research.
was the 124th Emperor of Japan according to the traditional order of succession, reigning from 25 December 1926, until his death on 7 January 1989.
This history of the telephone chronicles the development of the electrical telephone, and includes a brief review of its predecessors.
The Houston Advanced Research Center, commonly referred to as HARC, is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in The Woodlands, Texas dedicated to improving human and ecosystem well-being through the application of sustainability science and principles of sustainable development.
is a Japanese machinery manufacturer.
, commonly known by its brand name Hudson, was a Japanese video game company that released numerous games for video game consoles, home computers and mobile phones, mainly from the 1980s to the 2000s.
Hybrid computers are computers that exhibit features of analog computers and Digital computers.
A hybrid vehicle uses two or more distinct types of power, such as internal combustion engine to drive an electric generator that powers an electric motor, e.g. in diesel-electric trains using diesel engines to drive an electric generator that powers an electric motor, and submarines that use diesels when surfaced and batteries when submerged.
The International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.
Information technology (IT) is the use of computers to store, retrieve, transmit, and manipulate data, or information, often in the context of a business or other enterprise.
ITT Inc., formerly ITT Corporation, is an American worldwide manufacturing company based in White Plains, New York.
The (is Japan's professional football league including the first division J1 League, second division J2 League and third division J3 League. J1 League is one of the most successful leagues in Asian club football. It is currently sponsored by Meiji Yasuda Life and thus officially known as the Meiji Yasuda J.League.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
The (JGSDF), sometimes referred to as the Japanese Army is the land-warfare branch of the Japan Self-Defense Forces, and is the de facto army of Japan.
The (JSDF), occasionally referred to as the Japan Defense Forces (JDF), Self-Defense Forces (SDF), or Japanese Armed Forces, are the unified military forces of Japan that were established in 1954, and are controlled by the Ministry of Defense.
A joint venture (JV) is a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance.
() is a Japanese telecommunications operator formed in October 1, 2000 through the merger of DDI Corp.
KEMET Corporation was set up in 1919 and now is based in Simpsonville, South Carolina.
is the sixth-largest city in Japan and the capital city of Hyōgo Prefecture.
was a Japanese businessman.
, officially, is the capital city of Kyoto Prefecture, located in the Kansai region of Japan.
Lenovo Group Ltd. or Lenovo PC International, often shortened to Lenovo (formerly stylized as lenovo), is a Chinese multinational technology company with headquarters in Beijing, China and Morrisville, North Carolina.
Level-sensitive scan design (LSSD) is part of an integrated circuit manufacturing test process.
Lighting or illumination is the deliberate use of light to achieve a practical or aesthetic effect.
The following is a list of notable computer system manufacturers.
A lithium-ion battery or Li-ion battery (abbreviated as LIB) is a type of rechargeable battery in which lithium ions move from the negative electrode to the positive electrode during discharge and back when charging.
Liverpool Football Club is a professional football club in Liverpool, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
The is one of the major newspapers in Japan, published by.
A major appliance, or domestic appliance, is a large machine in home appliance used for routine housekeeping tasks such as cooking, washing laundry, or food preservation.
Mário Garnero (Campinas, 15 August 1937) is a Brazilian banker and entrepreneur.
is a special ward in Tokyo, Japan.
The is a cabinet-level ministry in the Government of Japan.
The MobilePro is a discontinued line of personal digital assistants manufactured by NEC.
is a professional association football club based in Yamagata Prefecture in Japan.
A multinational corporation (MNC) or worldwide enterprise is a corporate organization that owns or controls production of goods or services in at least one country other than its home country.
A multisync monitor or multiscan monitor is a monitor that can properly synchronise with various horizontal and vertical scan frequencies.
Nagoya Stock Exchange (名古屋証券取引所 Nagoya Shōken Torihikijo, NSE) is a stock trading market in Nagoya, Japan.
is a Japanese multinational provider of information technology (IT) services and products, headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
is a men's volleyball team based in Fuchu city, Tokyo, Japan.
NEC Corporation of America is the principal subsidiary of the multinational IT company NEC in the United States.
The NEC Cup was a Go competition, supported by NEC Corporation between 1982 and 2012.
NEC Display Solutions is a manufacturer of computer monitors and large-screen public-information displays, and has sold and marketed products under the NEC brand globally for more than twenty years.
The NEC e616 mobile phone is a handheld 3G phone from NEC Corporation.
NEC Green Rockets is a Japanese rugby union team in the Top League.
The NEC N343i is a GSM 900 – GSM 1800 – GSM 1900 mobile phone which was manufactured by NEC.
is a women's volleyball team based in Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan.
The NEC Shun-Ei was a Nihon-Kiin Go competition.
The, headquarters of NEC Corporation, is a 180-metre (590 foot) tall skyscraper in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
The SX series are vector supercomputers designed, manufactured, and marketed by NEC.
The SX-6 is a supercomputer built by NEC Corporation that debuted in 2001; the SX-6 was sold under license by Cray Inc. in the U.S. Each SX-6 single-node system contains up to eight vector processors, which share up to 64 GB of computer memory.
The SX-8 is a supercomputer built by NEC Corporation.
The SX-9 is a supercomputer built by NEC Corporation.
The SX-ACE is a vector supercomputer from NEC Corporation.
The NEC V20 (μPD70108) was a processor made by NEC that was a reverse-engineered, pin-compatible version of the Intel 8088 with an instruction set compatible with the Intel 80186.
Netcracker Technology Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, is a provider of business support systems (BSS), operations support systems (OSS) and software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) solutions.
Next Generation (also known as NextGen) was a video game magazine that was published by Imagine Media (now Future Network USA).
, commonly known as NTT, is a Japanese telecommunications company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
, usually shortened to Nissan (or; Japanese), is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama.
is the second largest securities exchange in Japan, in terms of amount of business handled.
A patent is a set of exclusive rights granted by a sovereign state or intergovernmental organization to an inventor or assignee for a limited period of time in exchange for detailed public disclosure of an invention.
The, commonly shortened to PC-88, are a brand of Zilog Z80-based home computers released by Nippon Electric Company (NEC) in 1981 in Japan, where it became very popular.
The, commonly shortened to PC-98, is a lineup of Japanese 16-bit and 32-bit personal computers manufactured by NEC from 1982 through 2000.
The is a 32-bit home video game console made by NEC Home Electronics.
PGA Tour Latinoamérica is a third level professional golf tour formed in 2012 and operated by the PGA Tour.
The president is a common title for the head of state in most republics.
A public company, publicly traded company, publicly held company, publicly listed company, or public corporation is a corporation whose ownership is dispersed among the general public in many shares of stock which are freely traded on a stock exchange or in over the counter markets.
In quantum computing, a qubit or quantum bit (sometimes qbit) is a unit of quantum information—the quantum analogue of the classical binary bit.
Rebranding is a marketing strategy in which a new name, term, symbol, design, or combination thereof is created for an established brand with the intention of developing a new, differentiated identity in the minds of consumers, investors, competitors, and other stakeholders.
is a Japanese semiconductor manufacturer headquartered in Tokyo.
Research and development (R&D, R+D, or R'n'D), also known in Europe as research and technological development (RTD), refers to innovative activities undertaken by corporations or governments in developing new services or products, or improving existing services or products.
Roberto Pisani Marinho (December 3, 1904 – August 6, 2003) was a Brazilian publisher and businessman who expanded into radio and television, creating a large, successful media conglomerate known as Grupo Globo.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Sauber Motorsport AG, competing as Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team, is a Swiss Formula One team.
(Epson being an abbreviation for "Son of Electronic Printer"), or simply Epson, is a Japanese electronics company and one of the world's largest manufacturers of computer printers, and information and imaging related equipment.
In computing, a server is a computer program or a device that provides functionality for other programs or devices, called "clients".
Shiba (芝 grass) is an area of Minato ward in Tokyo, Japan and one of districts in the Shiba area.
Siemens AG is a German conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe with branch offices abroad.
Simon Hartog (8 February 1940 – 18 August 1992) was a British filmmaker who worked as both director and producer.
Singapore Telecommunications Limited (commonly abbreviated as Singtel, and previously stylised as SingTel) is a Singaporean telecommunications company.
The Strowger switch is the first commercially successful electromechanical stepping switch telephone exchange system.
Sumio Iijima (飯島 澄男 Iijima Sumio, born May 2, 1939) is a Japanese physicist, often cited as the inventor of carbon nanotubes.
The is one of the largest Japanese keiretsu, or business groups, founded by Masatomo Sumitomo around 1615.
A supercomputer is a computer with a high level of performance compared to a general-purpose computer.
In electrical engineering, a switch is an electrical component that can "make" or "break" an electrical circuit, interrupting the current or diverting it from one conductor to another.
Telebras is a Brazilian telecommunications company which was the state-owned monopoly telephone system.
Telecommunications equipment (also telecoms equipment or communications equipment) is hardware used for the purposes of telecommunications.
A telephone switchboard is a telecommunications system used in the public switched telephone network or in enterprises to interconnect circuits of telephones to establish telephone calls between the subscribers or users, or between other exchanges.
The News & Observer is an American regional daily newspaper that serves the greater Triangle area based in Raleigh, North Carolina.
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Woodlands is a master planned community and census-designated place (CDP) in the U.S. state of Texas in the metropolitan area.
Thomson Reuters Corporation is a Canadian multinational mass media and information firm.
TOKIN Corporation is a Japanese electrical and electronic industrial and automotive parts manufacturing company.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
The TurboGrafx-16 Entertainment SuperSystem, known in Japan and France as the, is a home video game console jointly developed by Hudson Soft and NEC Home Electronics, released in Japan on October 30, 1987 and in the United States on August 29, 1989.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States dollar (sign: $; code: USD; also abbreviated US$ and referred to as the dollar, U.S. dollar, or American dollar) is the official currency of the United States and its insular territories per the United States Constitution since 1792.
The V.Premier League is the top-level volleyball league for both men and women in Japan.
Very-large-scale integration (VLSI) is the process of creating an integrated circuit (IC) by combining hundreds of thousands of transistors or devices into a single chip.
A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.
A video game console is an electronic, digital or computer device that outputs a video signal or visual image to display a video game that one or more people can play.
A videocassette recorder, VCR, or video recorder is an electromechanical device that records analog audio and analog video from broadcast television or other source on a removable, magnetic tape videocassette, and can play back the recording.
Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net.
Walter Tenney Carleton (24 December 1867 – 6 July 1900) was an early international businessman.
The weather satellite is a type of satellite that is primarily used to monitor the weather and climate of the Earth.
Western Electric Company (WE, WECo) was an American electrical engineering and manufacturing company that served as the primary supplier to AT&T from 1881 to 1996.
Windows Embedded Compact, formerly Windows Embedded CE and Windows CE, is an operating system subfamily developed by Microsoft as part of its Windows Embedded family of products.* Unlike Windows Embedded Standard, which is based on Windows NT, Windows Embedded Compact uses a different hybrid kernel.
A works team (sometimes factory team) is a sports team that is financed and run by a manufacturer or other business.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
x86 is a family of backward-compatible instruction set architectures based on the Intel 8086 CPU and its Intel 8088 variant.
The struck the Kantō Plain on the Japanese main island of Honshū at 11:58:44 JST (02:58:44 UTC) on Saturday, September 1, 1923.
The 1985–86 season was the 106th season of competitive football in England.
The 1995 FA Cup Final was a football match played at Wembley Stadium in London on 20 May 1995 to determine the winner of the 1994–95 FA Cup.
The 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship was the 65th season of FIA Formula One motor racing.
The 2014 FIA Formula One World Championship was the 68th season of FIA Formula One motor racing.
The 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship was the 69th season of FIA Formula One motor racing.
3D radar provides for radar coverage in three dimensions; unlike the more common 2D radar which provides range and bearing, the 3D radar also provides elevation.
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