Recent Examples of personal computer from the Web
Intel, which dominates the market for the calculating engines in personal computers and data-center servers, missed the mobile revolution when its chips proved too power-hungry for battery-dependent cellphones.
Police believe Madsen sank the submarine on purpose, and found videos of women being tortured and killed on his personal computer in his hangar.
Police believe Madsen sank the submarine on purpose, and later found videos of women being tortured and killed on his personal computer in his hangar.
Although third-party devices like some HP Inc. personal computers and certain modems work with Alexa, the problem appears to be limited to the Amazon Echo and the smaller Echo Dot.
Many in the nascent tech industry didn’t foresee the rise of the personal computer and thought it laughable that people would want a small computer, with its puny processing power, in their home.
The trainers have a sensor that broadcasts, via Bluetooth or other means, a rider’s speed, distance, power output and other data to a personal computer or tablet.
But an idea Lundgren had to prolong the life of personal computers could land him in prison.
Now, Davis said, students in 3rd through 10th grades have their own personal computer.
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PERSONAL COMPUTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of personal computer for English Language Learners
: a small computer designed for use by one person at home or in an office
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