The correct channel has been programmed into it.
He programmed the computer to respond in training cycle mode and glanced at the communication link again.
As time passes, the suggestions will become astonishingly on-target—and no human will have programmed that.
Lana programmed her micro quickly to mirror the messages and set it to work decrypting the encoding.
I dug this out of a box of electronics upstairs and programmed it to be your new phone.
When that jerk cut you off on the freeway, or the boss decided to make your day a living hell, your body reacted like its programmed to do with elevated stress hormones and readiness to spring into action.
It's how they're programmed.
One of the key features of alarm clocks with programmable snoozes is that the amount of time between the first alarm and the resounding of the second or subsequent alarms after a snooze can be programmed and customized.
In T2, young John discovers that the old-model terminator who saves his life is programmed to follow orders from John Connor; he uses this handy fact to force the terminator to spring his mom from the insane asylum.
The decisive moment in the episode - and a nod to the value of live pets - was when an intruder broke in and the electronic dog that was programmed to attack anyone with a mask on, ended up attacking George instead.
High-end models feature sophisticated thermostats that can be set or even programmed in some cases, while base models feature a simple Low-Medium-High control knob that manually controls the flame when it is turned.
Her varying tones would have thrown it off as well; it was programmed to the monotonous speech pattern of Anshan.
He is, after all, an emotionally immature eight year old boy, or at least programmed to act like one.
Computer Space was programmed by Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney.
This robot is designed to do what it is programmed, like pick things up or push a cart.
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.
Their music is all swirling atmospherics and cleverly programmed drums with solid bass lines, soaring guitars and some effortless vocals.
Braille contractions which could then be programmed into a translation package.
It can also be programmed to trigger various alerts including ftp upload, email or phone.
With a little time and patience you can create a droid that can be programmed to do what you want it to.
All controllers are easily programmed via the numerical keypad to create custom setups in minutes.
meconium passage in newborn infants is a developmentally programmed event normally occurring within the first 24 to 48 hours after birth.
By the end of the day students will have built and programmed their own microcomputer and will understand how they work.
Override Facility Quickly and easily override Facility Quickly and easily override the programmed switching time without the need to re-program the entire system.
The computer had been programmed to move its chess pieces by producing a low-level electric current.
The concerts organized in support of Aids are themselves culturally programmed to encouraging promiscuity.
Autosub is an unmanned, untethered submersible, programmed to carry out missions without communication from the surface.
fluorescent tubing embedded into the floor of the pontoon is computer programmed to provide changing lighting effects on the structure at night.
We just want it all to work, to do what it is programmed to do.
Apparently, the Black Knight is programmed to terrorize the village whenever anyone enters the library.
Any bend angle can be programmed with no additional tooling costs.
Fluorescent tubing embedded into the floor of the pontoon is computer programmed to provide changing lighting effects on the structure at night.
Because each receiver is programmed on a different frequency, interference isn't usually an issue.
Programmed workouts - Programmed workouts change the speed and incline at preset intervals in order to provide the desired level of intensity.
All machines should be able to be programmed to reach different merchant accounts.
Specialized calculators with the formulas programmed into them can eliminate confusion and do the calculations faster.
There are 40 games programmed into version 2.0 of the Atari console.
The game was programmed on an oscilloscope that had a screen only five inches in diameter.
Automobile GPS receivers are typically programmed to overlay the calculated Earth position of your vehicle onto various preprogrammed maps.
Wireless and POS terminals need to be programmed by your financial institution before they can be used.
Many of the games are homebrew programmed games, but can be just as addicting as the million-dollar games created by companies like Sega and Midway.
Many interactive games are programmed using Flash, so your web browser will need to be capable of playing Flash animations in order to enjoy these activities.
The body is physiologically programmed to defend against caloric restrictions in an effort to preserve the body.
The device is programmed with your pet's corresponding ID number, and it can be read when scanned with the appropriate equipment.
If the dog breaches the perimeter programmed by the owner, an alert alarm goes off.
Every possible situation has been identified and added to the program so that it is very unlikely you would come up with a roofing problem that was not programmed into this estimator.
The GPS is programmed with the destination prior to the trip and gives the driver verbal directions on how to get where he wants to go.
Jason had an almost complete dungeon-RPG game programmed.
Tetris: Arguably the most successful puzzle game of all time, Tetris was designed and programmed by Alexey Pajitnov of the former Soviet Union.
There are some ROMs that are home-brewed, which means they are programmed by non-commericial developers for distribution.
They aren't programmed to make money, but rather just for the fun of it.
In 1962, Steve Russell from M.I.T. led the team that programmed SpaceWars on a PDP-1 mini-computer; the computer allowed two users to play the game simultaneously.
In New York's Brookhaven National Laboratory, he programmed Tennis for Two.
Games can be programmed in almost any language, but most use the C (or variation of C) programming language.
The Bosses seemed to be programmed with actual realness to them, but most of the others have this uncanny ability to always stay on your tail or to catch up to you.
The very first emulator was UltraHLE, which was programmed in 1999.
Some ROMs are "homebrew" games programmed by independent gamemakers that use a console's development kit.
An emulator uses programmed instruction from the N64 cartridge and interprets it for the computer, "emulating" how the game looks and plays on the actual console.
Emulators are programmed to act like the respective systems.
My son learned exactly how Seaman was programmed to learn and it was creepy.
A Noughts and Crosses game was programmed in 1952, but wasn't made for entertainment purposes.
The first video game that was programmed to be played on a computer was Spacewar! in 1962.
Programmed by Bill Pitts and Hugh Tuck, only one machine was built, but soon other units were built and placed around the campus so that players could play against each other.
The directory on a cell phone can be customized and programmed to hold and store phone numbers for anyone the cell phone owner wants to easily access.
If an operating system is programmed inefficiently or hurriedly, viruses will enter the phone or simple frustration from lack of functionality can set in.
The phone wasn't programmed correctly, so calls got dropped.
In most people, the body is already programmed by its genetic code to produce all of the enzymes and chemicals necessary to carry out these functions.
Pumps are programmed to infuse a small, steady infusion of insulin (called a basal dose) throughout the day, and larger doses (called boluses) before meals.
Hearing aids may be programmed to match a child's particular type of hearing loss.
Mothers are biologically programmed to give a nurturing response to their newborn's cries and not to restrain themselves.
Authentic and traditional Feng Shui formulas have been programmed into this hand held compass.
While this decline in fertility at the age of 30 may be inconvenient, it's how the human body is still programmed.
With a selection of eleven different characters and six programmed songs, you can take pictures with the camera and then watch yourself live on TV.
This is because they are programmed with artificial intelligence.
The hamsters are programmed with two modes.
In the first version of the electronic game each player manually programmed in the coordinates of each of his or her ships.
Start with the numbers he has programmed into his phone.
Even less ethical are the sites which will use programmed "bots" or even hired members to send you messages when you sign up for free.
However, the store has since switched to a system that is programmed to limit visitors to two prints of each coupon per computer.
The first bidder may even have an automated bid in place, programmed to top other bids, up to a certain ceiling.
The watch is programmed to trigger the user notification process when a number of criteria is met.
Retain phone number automatically when moving - Phone adapter is programmed with your number.
With this in mind, the diet is built on the idea that our digestive tract is programmed with memories of ancient types.
You are genetically programmed to benefit from exercise.
Most exercise bikes on the market today are programmed with a series of options for use.
The great thing about an exercise bike is the ability to challenge yourself through several programmed courses.
Pedals are frequently self balancing, which makes finding them with your feet a snap, and the bikes are typically programmed with several different resistance challenges and an interactive display.
Therefore, keep cell phones handy with the numbers of local authorities and cab services programmed into the contact list just in case.
Asimo has been programmed to navigate obstacles, but Asimo cannot think or does not have free will, which is a trait of all humans.
No matter what the robots are programmed to do, they are still a machine, with moving parts and computer programming.
Programmed robots of this type complete mundane or complex surgeries.
Items like these are programmed by a human, but they are created to do monotonous tasks at an accurate rate so we don't have to think to perfection.
Autopen - This mechanical writing device signs a name based on a programmed pattern.
It is programmed to run without human intervention and is equipped with a measure of artificial intelligence so that it can perform and exist within its environment.
Rachel was perhaps the saddest of the female droids or replicants, as she was programmed with the memories and personality of a real person and didn't know what she was.
Paste the HTML code in this section and MySpace will read the code as if it had been programmed by one of their own developers.
When you include specific HTML codes into your web page, it prompts the user's browser to launch the plug-in associated with the sound file type that you've programmed the page to launch.
If you've never programmed before, then you may want to consider reading through a basic PHP book.
When a page is programmed by hand in the text editor, it is easy to ensure that the links are pointed correctly.
She'd programmed it to display a countdown rather than the time.
However, remember that most of the games are programmed and created by gamers like yourself.
The word usage examples above have been gathered from various sources to reflect current and historial usage. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com.