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Time Machine

The backup application that comes with the Leopard version of Mac OS X. Time Machine backs up files that have changed to either an internal drive, external hard drive or to another computer in the network running Leopard. It can also send backups to Time Capsule, a network-attached storage (NAS) and wireless router from Apple. See Time Capsule.

Time Capsule

A combination wireless router and backup disk from Apple. It provides the same functions as Apple's AirPort Extreme wireless router along with a high-capacity hard drive and was designed to work with Apple's Time Machine backup software. See AirPort and Time Machine.

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Time Capsuletime sharing
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time codetime shifting
Time/Datetime slice
time-division multiplexingtime slot

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