Smartphones represent the biggest wave in the history of computing, bigger even than the personal computer was 30 years ago.
Holmes used his credit card and personal computer to create a profile on Match.com on April 19, 2012.
An Iowa campaign staffer alleged in lawsuit against the Bachmann campaign that Sorenson stole the list from her personal computer.
|personal computer |
A computer built around a microprocessor for use by an individual. Personal computers have their own operating systems, software, and peripherals, and can generally be linked to networks. Compare mainframe.
(PC) A general-purpose single-user microcomputer designed to be operated by one person at a time.
This term and the concept has been successfully hijacked by IBM due to the huge market share of the IBM PC, despite its many obvious weaknesses when compared to other equally valid claimants to the term, e.g. the Acorn Archimedes, Amiga, Atari, Macintosh.