Block Access

Some articles on block access, access, block:

Perfect 10, Inc. V. Visa Int'l Serv. Ass'n - Timeline of The Trial - Perfect 10's Appeal: Secondary Liability For Copyright Infringement - Vicarious Copyright Infringement
... The court ruled that the defendants could block access to their payment system, but they could not block access to the Internet, and therefore could not block access to the infringing websites nor to the search ...
External Memory Algorithms - Hierarchy of Storage - Secondary Storage
... computer usually uses its input/output channels to access secondary storage and transfers the desired data using intermediate area in primary storage ... The time taken to access a given byte of information stored on a hard disk is typically a few thousandths of a second, or milliseconds ... By contrast, the time taken to access a given byte of information stored in random-access memory is measured in billionths of a second, or nanoseconds ...
Internet Censorship In The United Kingdom - Filtering
... Currently, the only websites ISPs are expected to block access to are sites the Internet Watch Foundation has identified as containing images of child pornography ... However such a platform is capable of blocking access to any website added to the list (at least, to the extent that the implementation is effective), making it a ... indicated that it has considered requiring ISPs to block access to articles on the web deemed to be “glorifying terrorism”, within the meaning of the new Terrorism Act ...
File Allocation Table - Technical Design - Boot Sector - BIOS Parameter Block
... Common structure of the first 25 bytes of the BIOS Parameter Block (BPB) used by FAT versions since DOS 2.0 (bytes at sector offset 0x00B to 0x017 are stored since DOS 2.0, but not always used before DOS 3.2, values ... support only two FATs in their built-in disk driver, but support other FAT counts for block device drivers loaded later on ... Unused for drives, which don't support CHS access any more ...

Famous quotes containing the words access and/or block:

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