time code


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time code

n
(Electronics) (on video or audio tape) a separate track on which time references are continually recorded in digital form as an aid to editing
Translations
code temporel
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In the longer term, the ability to read the brain's natural time code may facilitate the development of neural prosthetic devices for conditions such as Parkinson's disease, in which neurons in the prefrontal cortex and basal ganglia are disrupted and the ability to control the timing of movements is impaired.
After nearly 30 years of continuous operation, NIST ended its Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) time code service at 0 hours, 0 minutes Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on January 1, 2005.
Time code (SMPTE, in this case) is an audio track that keeps record and playback devices in sync with each other.
Features of ML6191] -- Automatically receives Japan's Long-wave Standard Time Code -- Set reception time and reception interval -- Automatically shifts the two time code transmitters in Japan (40kHz or 60kHz) -- Choose mandatory reception or automatic reception -- Choose the 12 hour system or the 24 hour system -- Clock output of 32.
Using digital video to shoot all four segments simultaneously in real time, Time Code offers a mildly satirical glimpse into the daily human comedy of the industry.
Time Code Input - allows synchronization to an existing time code signal as an alternative or backup reference to GPS.
Have Quick Output (HQO) - Upgrades the current HQO to provide user control of transmission of the Time Figure of Merit (TFM) data in the Have Quick time code.
The unique Time Code system option in the ARES-C gives sound recordists possibilities never before available in an audio recorder.
Additionally, when recording video to tape and hard drive simultaneously, the resulting footage will now have a matching time code.
Quad also generates MIDI time code so that any sequencer capable of locking to time code can be used.