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(from a combination of MOdulate and DEModulate) electronic equipment consisting of a device used to connect computers by a telephone line

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With the initiation of the modem "price wars" in the late 1990s, modem and modem chipset manufacturers started looking for ways to lower the component cost.
32 bis) is the top-selling modem type, because it will automatically downshift when it encounters a slower machine.
Michael Banks (author of the Modem Reference) seems to have summed these ideas very well.
Using Radicom's proprietary RadiLink(TM) protocol, the WHM900 RF Modem Module can be conditioned to automatically maintain a connection.
Whether the SDIO 56K Modem Card is used as a primary modem, or used as backup when Wi-Fi hot spots or high-speed Internet connections are not available, it is an invaluable tool for Pocket PC users that need to stay connected.
Taiwanese cable modem industry review of the first quarter of 2004 including shipment volume, shipment value and ASP, product mix, business types, shipment destinations, production locations, manufacturer rankings, industry concentration, and major maker profiles.
These new Modem Libraries address two important trends in embedded design: the need for enhanced connectivity among embedded applications and reducing total system cost by using a software-based modem solution in place of dedicated hardware.
Modem Media, which retains its name, will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Digitas Inc.
The SM modem family offers the designer the choice between size and price and still provides the ease of use developers expect from Xecom.
The new QUAKE(R) Q2000-CDMA modem is scheduled to launch by the end of the second quarter, while the Q2000-GSM modem will be introduced to the market later this year.
44 standards(1), the USB/Serial 56K External Modem can connect to any PC using either a USB or serial cable.
With demand for high-speed Internet access increasing, many of the world's leading cable TV operators have invested heavily to upgrade their cable infrastructure in order to provide cable modem services," said Mike Paxton, a senior analyst with In-Stat/MDR.
11 mobility software and software-defined radio products, today announced that Conexant has acquired PCTEL's soft modem operation.
0 certified modem from Toshiba that uses both advanced time division multiple access (A-TDMA) and synchronous code division multiple access (S-CDMA) protocols.