open-line


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open-line

n
(Broadcasting) Canadian a radio or television programme in which listeners' or viewers' questions, comments, etc, are telephoned to the studio and broadcast live. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): phone-in
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The serial-in parallel-out FIFO uses built-in error detection controlled for short-to-ground, short-to-supply or open-line faults, which are shifted out via a SPI port with no additional pin.
The rest of the showroom still shows open-line presentation.
"The technology has been there to do an open-line system, but it's been pretty expensive in the past," says Austin Jackson, CoachComm's Southern account manager.