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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of optimize.


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  • On those campaigns that it deems to be underperforming, Yahoo benevolently steps in and "optimizes" those campaigns.

    Search Engine Watch Blog

  • Kieley said his new EPS estimate range is based on favorable near-term commodity costs, along with continued improvement in gross margins as the craft brewer "optimizes" its Lehigh, Mass., brewery. --

  • After examining the EXIF data for both pictures, I've noticed another oddity which explains the bad color at least - when iTunes 'optimizes' pictures for the iPod, it apparently assigns them your monitor's color profile!

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  • Tools such as Tansee iPod Transfer Photo and Findley Designs iPod Access Photo will work to recover photos from your iPod back to your computer, but chances are that Tansee is doing exactly what it's supposed to be doing and the quality you are seeing is about the best you are going to be able to get from your iPod. iTunes "optimizes" photos before transferring them to the iPod in order to save space, pre-resizing the photos to resolutions appropriate for the iPod model in question.

    iLounge | All Things iPod, iPhone, iTunes and beyond

  • "optimizes" the experience of watching movies by enhancing the sound and visuals, according to the company.

    Macworld UK News

  • The move puts Stoudemire at center and optimizes the speed that the Knicks love.

    Who's Got a Dream Team Now?

  • It probably isn't the best food for the money, but it certainly optimizes the employee/employer time/money.

    Why Company Health Clinics?, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • The homing tray also reads fingerprints to determine what additives should be added to the water to ensure the drinker optimizes their health.

    Top 8 Electrolux Design Lab 09 finalists | Electrolux Design Lab 2010

  • These are ideal circumstances to work in because a certain flow happens that optimizes creativity, which would otherwise be impossible.

    John Gascot: Celebrity Flash: Interview With Mike Ruiz

  • But an app will appear in the smaller, 3-inch mode with a big black border unless the developer optimizes it for the larger screen.

    App developers are gearing up for Apple's iPad


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