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  • n. Plural form of speedup.


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  • The goal of the platform is to find "speedups" -- start-ups already with staff and revenue with high-growth potential.

    David Schwartz: Incubating Entrepreneurship

  • But remember: general benchmarks aren't seeing these kind of speedups - LLVM is really excelling itself at the tight numeric code.

    Planet Haskell

  • In most cases, the unauthorized walkouts were responses to speedups, mandatory overtime, and disciplinary measures by plant managers.

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • While there will be speedups and slowdowns in the economy along the way, that persistent pressure to cut debt will keep a cap on economic growth, they argue, and make it a decent environment for owning bonds.

    For Treasurys, Rally Runs On

  • Females were paid less for the same work, timed when they left to go to the toilet, and subjected to speedups.

    Socialism in the United States.

  • Furthermore, without labor contracts, there is little workers can do to resist speedups that can seriously threaten their health, safety and well-being.

    Organize! Many Employers are Just Using the Recession to Stick it to Workers

  • Frequent speedups; dangerous work; fees for needles, irons, lockers, chairs, and electric power to run machines; and fines for damaging garments, breaking needles, and arriving late all made for miserable work conditions.

    Working Women's Education in the United States.

  • Fully fashioned, highly evolved enzyme molecules achieve trillionfold speedups of the reactions they catalyse, and they do so by being beautifully crafted to exactly the right shape.


  • Bonuses such as guns, lasers, glue, speedups, bombs, ice, dynamite, score multipliers, presents and extra lives are all available and the list doesn't end there!

    Deluxe PocMon 1.09 (Portable) | Happy Share

  • Besides the new user interface, there are performance speedups, and a ton of other improvements and new features.

    WordPress 2.7 Released


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