microprocessor technology

microprocessor technology and applications for microprocessors.

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  • Created by: Rianne B
  • Created on: 16-03-13 14:50
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  • Microprocessor technologies
    • Microprocessors are computers put into electronic devices to check, regulate and control something. A microprocessor performs all the processing needed, it does all the calculating and decides what to do next. Examples - cars, washing machines etc.
    • Applications for microprocessors
      • Any devices that can be controlled can have a microprocessor in it.
      • Microprocessors in the home: washing machines, children's toys, heating and alarm systems.
      • microprocessors in everyday life: traffic lights, mobiles and cars.
      • microprocessors at work: computers, communications and videoconferencing. robots in factories and warehouses. process control.


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