In computer BIOS settings for some specific BTX Intel desktop boards, Ambient Air Temperature is an advanced hardware monitoring option that displays the temperature near the remote thermal diode on BTX form factor boards.
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- America Online
A popular online service. It is often abbreviated as AOL.
A family of personal computers originally produced by Commodore Business Machines. Amigas are powerful personal computers that have extra microprocessors to handle graphics and sound generation. The Amiga operating system has had preemptive multitasking since its inception in 1985, 10 years before this feature found its way into Microsoft Windows. Like older Apple Macintosh computers, […]
- Analog Display Services Interface
ADSI, or Analog Display Services Interface, is a Bellcore standard telephony technology used in POTS or computer PBX services that allows information to be transmitted for display on a display-based telephone connected to an analog loop-start line. The telephone must be a true ADSI-compliant device.
- Analog Telephone Adapter
A phone handset-to-Ethernet adapter that allows traditional (analog) telephone devices to be used with Voice Over IP (VOIP) services and equipment. The adapters are roughly the same size as a home Internet router and contain one or more traditional phone jack ports. The analog phone plugs into the adapter, which then communicates with an Internet […]
- Android SDK
A software development kit that enables developers to create applications for the Android platform. The Android SDK includes sample projects with source code, development tools, an emulator, and required libraries to build Android applications. Applications are written using the Java programming language and run on Dalvik, a custom virtual machine designed for embedded use which […]