modem


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modem

a device used to connect a COMPUTER to the public telephone network to enable the computer to transmit or receive information from other computers sited some distance away.
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These are the major hurdles facing manufacturers who might be interested in bundling an ADSL modem with a new PC.
Microcom is committed to modem price and performance leadership.
The 400e is an external modem that transmits at 9,600 bps.
These BBSs can be accessed by using a home computer system with a modem connected to a phone line.
established in 1993, designs and manufactures dial-up modems and wireless RF modem modules for the embedded system applications.
The Socket SDIO 56K Modem Card is compatible with most Pocket PCs, including Asus MyPal 730, Dell X50, HP iPAQ 17xx, 19xx, 211x, 221x, 24xx, 27xx, 39xx, 41xx, 43xx, 47xx, 515x, 51xx, 555x, 545x 631x, Symbol MC50.
The three-office Modem Media agency franchise--London, Norwalk and San Francisco--is led by Martin Reidy who previously ran the Digitas San Francisco office.
The powerful system design of the USB/Serial 56K External Modem also assures users they will get online smoothly and, once there, stay online.
We are proud of the leadership role that PCTEL played in developing the soft modem industry and believe that Conexant is the ideal supplier to provide our customers with the technology and support required for long-term success," said Marty Singer, PCTEL's chairman and chief executive officer.