A computer can do some tasks better than a person can.
I haven't been near a computer since before I left.
The computer screen before him was blank, but he didn't notice.
All she had to do was choose the color she wanted to wear-- black for the past several days in silent objection to her presence aboard the ship-- and the ship's computer wove it for her.
He programmed the computer to respond in training cycle mode and glanced at the communication link again.
Her phone and computer are monitored.
Frank led me down a long corridor to a large conference room filled with perhaps thirty intent individuals, standing and sitting, some taking notes, others with few buried faces in computer screens.
Yes, and I ordered a computer for you too.
Starting up the computer, he pulled up a word program and typed something.
Any task a computer can do better than a person is, by definition, a task requiring no human creativity or ingenuity.
Imagine when a five-cent computer in your shoe warns you that the way you are walking will lead to spine problems.
I'm gonna print this list on my computer, given you're always bellyaching about my writing.
He recognized the building via a computer image Betsy provided.
Wireless Internet was not available at the cabin and our computer had no means for a telephone hook-up.
Dusty looked up from the computer screen as Toni walked in, staggering under the weight of a massive box.
Damian smiled and tossed his head toward his computer, straightening.
She looked from the computer screen to the phone with the flashing red light.
If it required those things, the computer couldn't do it.
Betsy spent hours on the computer, searching for results from our second tip but nothing was reported.
Quinn, who was our resident computer and electronic guru, was given information about protecting our security.
The next morning she was at the computer as soon as he left.
No human can solder a billion transistors on a computer processor, so your computer needed a robot in order to be built.
He logged into the computer and clandestine website, sending Damian an urgent message.
He spends as much time on the computer as all the others combined.
If I had an even faster computer than I have today, I could come up with really interesting questions to ask it.
The memory for that computer cost me $40 per MB, just under $200.
She hadn't been able to log onto Dusty's computer, because he kept it locked out.
With Fred's approval, he dashed up to the old man's room to fire up his computer and do so.
Everyone knows that has been happening for computer stuff.
Idle computer time employed to solve the world's problems.
Information is inputted to a computer and collated electronically.
It's time I kick that Westlake fellow off my computer so's I can post my bargains for the world to see.
He parked himself at a computer, and she perched on a stool beside him.
She began to paw at her computer keyboard, searching.
I went back to my computer to retrieve a phone number, then on to the secure phone line.
We cannot deal with equations that big—but a computer will solve for that in a minute if it has enough data.
So I saw, in real dollars, the cost of computer memory fall to one one-millionth of what it was thirty years ago.
I was tidying up some details when my computer singled an incoming message, from Merrill Cooms.
Like Fred, Westlake too had callused fingertips from pounding computer keys.
The Anshan ships didn't work like the Qatwali ships did; her access needed to be programmed into the computer, but she'd broken the pad before Ne'Rin could do it.
Her small, shapely form grew tenser and closer to the computer as the levels increased.
Computer software is constantly being created to allow scientists to model, visualize, prototype, and diagram.
Betsy retrieved her computer and began powering it up.
"I need your computer," Dusty said.
Dropping the papers on her computer desk, she then stripped off her coat and passed by the guest…Toby's room.
She relaxed into the comfortable black desk chair in front of her computer, wondering if Romas had told Evelyn of the half a dozen kids he expected.
In the end, the computer might win, but he suspected nishani would not lose the second round.
Think of how the computer in the Star Trek universe was a purely factual machine.
Imagine a computer culling through this massive amount of data, inconceivably large, and pulling out patterns.
Your car, a ball-point pen, your computer, a dolly, and so on.
But I know of no one who would want to have a conversation with a computer program pretending to be his dog.
Fifteen years after that, I got the computer on which I currently am typing.
You can install Boinc software on your computer, choose a project you want your computer to work on when you are away from it, and maybe do your bit to change the world.
There was no computer, no office supplies on the other side.
But a single example will suffice to illustrate the whole.
Then you ask the computer for any other statistical anomalies between these two populations.
Someday the computer program will lose its job, although I don't know to what.
Whether it is the notion of manufacturing meat or having the computer tell you what you should order at the restaurant, you may have cringed and thought, "Man, that's kind of creepy."
She made sure her computer was solely a word processor with no on line capabilities so no one could ever hack into it.
She reached for her lap top computer on the coffee table and fired it up.
As quickly as the computer tossed a challenge before her, she countered and matched it.
Filmmakers such as James Cameron and George Lucas used to talk about putting off film projects to wait for the computer technology to catch up to their visions.
They might balk at getting on an airline flight flown by a computer and prefer having a pilot on board to take over if he "feels in his gut" that something is wrong (even if that feeling is the airport burrito he had for lunch).
The computer reveals that redheads go to the ER more often and break bones more often.
Doing research, mostly on-line with my computer and the library for a while, but it's closed until Monday.
Paul was number three in the computer line, behind Brandon Westlake, and brother Joseph.
She flipped on her computer and tossed her shoes next to the couch.
It was the basis for the movie War Games in which the military's computer finally figures out it can't win in a nuclear launch scenario and says of such a war, Strange game.
Finally, we condensed everything on a small computer thumb drive which we hid in the removable base of a desk lamp.
Betsy was busy on her computer when I entered our kitchen the following morning.
Howie thanked her while I practically jumped over the counter to read over the distressed clerk's shoulder as his fingers plodded over the computer keys.
"Got it," Toni said and sat, logging into the computer at the table.
He pulled a printout from beneath his computer and scanned it.
She couldn't sleep, even when the computer turned her lights out in the only sign it was bedtime.
Fifteen years later, I got a computer with 4,000K (or 4MB) of memory, one thousand times the memory of my trusty VIC-20.
She maintained her files on an old computer used exclusively for word processing.
As he lifted the computer monitor, he caught sight of a paper beneath it.
Additionally, we will at some point in the not-too-distant future have enough biological understanding of the genome and enough computer horsepower to model complex interactions in the body.
The craft's computer assured him her health was good; she was just distressed.
Toni was asleep at the computer. … Maybe you lost someone once.