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Quotes of computers

  1. I use computers for email, staying current with my own website as well as finding important information through other websites. I also use it for creating MP3 files of new music I'm working on. – Clint Black
  2. Before computers telephone lines and television connect us, we all share the same air, the same oceans, the same mountains and rivers. We are all equally responsible for protecting them. – Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  3. Because I believe that humans are computers I conjectured that computers like people, can have left- and right -handed versions. – Philip Emeagwali
  4. We are going to make sure that there is high -speed broadband available to everyone, and affordable to people historically kept out of it. It means they have not just access, but can also understand how to buy low -cost, affordable computers – Ben Hecht
  5. The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face, that you had control over it, that were confronted with it and could steer it. – Kevin Kelly
  6. Well, the big products in electronics in the '50s were radio and television. The first big computers were just beginning to come in and represented the most logical market for us to work in. – Jack Kilby
  7. I've never had Internet access. Actually, I have looked at things on other people's computers as a bystander. A few times in my life I've opened email accounts, twice actually, but it's something I don't want in my life right now. – Jhumpa Lahiri
  8. The Semantic Web is not a separate Web but an extension of the current one, in which information is given well -defined meaning, better enabling computers and people to work in cooperation. – Tim Berners Lee
  9. We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of the world where everything is done democratically. To do that, we get computers to talk with each other in such a way as to promote that ideal. – Tim Berners Lee
  10. Nanotechnology will let us build computers that are incredibly powerful. We'll have more power in the volume of a sugar cube than exists in the entire world today. – Ralph Merkle
  11. Eventually, I believe, current attempts to understand the mind by analogy with man -made computers that can perform superbly some of the same external tasks as conscious beings will be recognized as a gigantic waste of time. – Thomas Nagel
  12. We can do things that we never could before. Stop -motion lets you build tiny little worlds, and computers make that world even more believable. – Nick Park
  13. Right now, computers which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us. – Jef Raskin
  14. I continue to meet people who have had their Web pages hijacked, their browsers corrupted, in some cases, their children exposed to inappropriate material from these dangerous programs hidden in their family computers – Cliff Stearns

Usage examples for computers

  1. It is for people with Internet accounts who want to explore beyond their local computers to take advantage of the wealth of information and services on the net. – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  2. The transfer commands must be given to both computers – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  3. On the fourth floor he took his glasses off, dropped the newspaper in his room, and headed for the ops room, where he used one of the computers to fill out a report form. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  4. I exhaled settled into the padded chair next to the computers and tried to think. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  5. " Dad, computermen don't like to hear computers called smart," Conn said. – Graveyard of Dreams by Henry Beam Piper
  6. Computers simply aren't alive. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  7. He dictated his data and let them do the mathematics on the giant electronic computers – Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet by Harold Leland Goodwin
  8. Computers do strange things, but to open a data file for no reason? – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. By keeping the enemy computers confused, they kept those beams wandering aimlessly through space, always where the little ships might have been, but were not. – Generals Help Themselves by M. C. Pease
  10. The trick in getting decent answers out of computers is to ask them sensible questions. – The Right Time by Walter Bupp
  11. If the government reorganizes the present Registry Office and brings in the necessary personnel, they should be able to take care of this much without the use of computers – Down-with-the-Cities by Nakashima, Tadashi
  12. Internet access is for people who can afford computers anyway. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  13. John Sculley of Apple Computers and various politicians have been featured in such 'meetings'. – The Online World by Odd de Presno
  14. If Mr. Peary or his computers had frankly admitted the uncertainty of the grounds upon which these sextant readings rested, then one would be inclined to grant the benefit of doubt; but as was the case regarding the verdict of the National Geographic Society, the public was carefully excluded from a knowledge of the shaky grounds upon which these calculations are based. – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook
  15. Also, it will cut out their computers and missile- launching rigs, which might give us a chance to get a scout- ship away in one piece if we could get aboard one. – Gold in the Sky by Alan Edward Nourse
  16. The Russian connection simply enabled him to get access to bigger and better computers – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  17. I want you to make this woman predict a series, a number of series, and I want you to use your computers here to tell me on what basis her accuracy varies. – The Right Time by Walter Bupp
  18. Some of the other agents were out there, no doubt; they were always getting sudden inspirations late at night and returning to use the computers again. – Brink of Madness by Walter J. Sheldon
  19. When we connect computers together, we call it a network. – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  20. Donations are used to buy equipment and supplies, mostly computers and scanners. – Project Gutenberg (1971-2005) by Marie Lebert

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