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Apple To Surpass Intel As World’s Top Chipmaker
2012-03-22 07:18:27

Apple is on pace to surpass Intel as the world's top mobile processor company if sales of smartphone and tablet devices continue to grow.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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