FireWire

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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 specification included both 1394 and USB connections.
If they meet via the IEEE 1394 bus, the designer must take certain precautions or else the potential for problems increases.