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FireWire

(ˈfaɪəˌwaɪə)
n
(Computer Science) trademark computing a proprietary name for the internationally agreed standard IEEE1394, a high-performance interface which allows for the connection of peripherals such as modems, printers, and mass storage devices
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He took part in many wars, and died in Florence in 1394.
Indeed, they were expected to do so, for in 1394 we find the Mayor of York ordering the craftsmen "to bring forth their pageants in order and course by good players, well arrayed and openly speaking, upon pain of losing of 100 shillings, to be paid to the chamber without any pardon.
1394, is a high-speed multimedia standard with capacities that far exceed what is available in today's vehicles.
Among its other strengths, 1394 is more suitable for video editing because it provides the ability to mix real-time and asynchronous data on a single connection.
The 1394-2008 High Performance Serial Bus Standard updates and revises all prior 1394 standards dating back to the original 1394-1995 version, and including 1394a, 1394b, 1394c, enhanced UTP, and the 1394 beta plus PHY-Link interface.
The specification included both 1394 and USB connections.
The task group will work under the auspices of the 1394 Trade Association's Silicon Working Group, with support from the group's Automotive Working Group.
If they meet via the IEEE 1394 bus, the designer must take certain precautions or else the potential for problems increases.
Innovative), the premier supplier of IP PHY and controller logic, today announced the availability of its second-generation FlexFire[TM] ISI-736 Cable PHY supporting the IEEE 1394 standard.
Featured in booth 733 will be a 1394-over-coaxial cable demonstration provided by Samsung Electronics, using a video source, repeater, and a display designed to illustrate how the 1394 standard moves video over coax using ultrawideband technology.
A similar procedure for 1394b cables and connectors is under development and is expected to be ready by January 2007, according to Sam Liu, vice chair of the 1394 Trade Association.