the following is a list and timeline of innovations as well as inventions and discoveries that involved british people or the united kingdom including predecessor states in the history of the formation of the united kingdom. this list covers innovation and invention in the mechanical, electronic, and industrial fields, as well as medicine .
x-women: the sinister virus is a side-scrolling action game with beat 'em up elements reminiscent of final fight where players assume the role of either storm, jean grey and rogue to scour across earth in order to find a cure against a deadly disease mister sinister inflicted upon all male mutants while fighting against an assortment of enemies as the main objective.
the x window system x11, or simply x is a windowing system for bitmap displays, common on unix-like operating systems.. x provides the basic framework for a gui environment: ding and moving windows on the display device and interacting with a mouse and keyboard.x does not mandate the user interface – this is handled by individual programs. as such, the visual styling of x-based .
ground floor: various arcade machines most notably a pair of r360's , and a raised area to the right that housed the 'sega shop', which sold various video games, consoles, t-shirts and other merchandise closed in 1995 . middle section: reception area taken out in 1997 , more arcade machines and two karaoke rooms.
2007 – korg r3 a portable version of the radias synthesizer. 2007 – korg mini-kp – at 4.25' x 4.5', this smallest installment of the kaoss series products packs all the punch of its larger brethren and offers both battery and ac power. 2007 – korg zero mixers – console style zero8 and dj style zero4 mixers. each incorporate a .
sega is a video game developer, publisher, and hardware development company headquartered in tokyo, japan, with multiple offices around the world.the company's involvement in the arcade game industry began as a distributor of games and jukeboxes in japan, but because sega imported second-hand machines that required frequent maintenance, it began constructing replacement guns and flippers for .
bomb disposal is an explosives engineering profession using the process by which hazardous explosive devices are rendered safe. bomb disposal is an all-encompassing term to describe the separate, but interrelated functions in the military fields of explosive ordnance disposal eod and improvised explosive device disposal iedd , and the public safety roles of public safety bomb disposal psbd .
in june 2006 it was announced that portable x-ray machines and metal detectors would be randomly placed at stations and carried by officers on trains during summer 2006 to catch people carrying weapons, in a joint operation with essex police and british transport police, following trials at london underground stations.
variants soviet union infantry fighting vehicles. bmp ob'yekt 764 – the original main prototype of the bmp-1 was developed by the design bureau of the chelyabinsk tractor works chtz and built in 1965. in comparison with ob'yekt 765sp1, ob'yekt 764 was 4 mm higher, had a maximum swimming speed of 10 km/h, a lower maximum range 550 km on road and a reduced number of firing ports for its .
it is armed with a pkt machine gun for which it carries 1,000 rounds and has six 81 mm 902v 'tucha' smoke grenade launchers in addition to the standard tda thermal smoke generator . it weighs 13.6 tonnes and has a crew of three. late brem-2 arvs have flotation sides-skirts/mudguards from the bmp-2. some bmp-1s have been converted into brem-2 .
this is an inclusive list of science fiction television programs whose names begin with the letter x. x. live-action. x-files, the franchise elements of science fiction in some episodes : x-files, the 1993–2002, 2016-2018 lone gunmen, the 2001, x-files, the spin-off xcalibur 2001 animation. x-bomber 1980–1981, japan, puppet animation
the m35 2½-ton cargo truck is a long-lived 2½-ton 6x6 cargo truck initially used by the united states army and subsequently utilized by many nations around the world. over time it evolved into a family of specialized vehicles. it inherited the nickname 'deuce and a half' from an older 2½-ton truck, the world war ii gmc cckw.. the m35 started as a 1949 reo motor car company design for a 2½ .
the 'ibm portable personal computer' 5155 model 68 was an early portable computer developed by ibm after the success of compaq's suitcase-size portable machine the compaq portable . it was released in february 1984, and was eventually replaced by the ibm convertible. the portable was an xt motherboard, transplanted into a compaq-style luggable .
chester leo 'chet' helms august 2, 1942 – june 25, 2005 , often called the father of san francisco's 1967 'summer of love,' was a music promoter and a counterculture figure in san francisco during its hippie period in the mid- to-late 1960s.. helms was the founder and manager of big brother and the holding company and recruited janis joplin as its lead singer.
arm holdings stylized as arm is a british global semiconductor and software design company, now owned by the japanese softbank group and its vision fund. with its global headquarters in cambridgeshire, in the united kingdom, and its us headquarters in san jose, california, its primary business is in the design of arm processors cpus , although it also designs other chips; and software .
this is a list of world war ii electronic warfare equipment and code words and tactics derived directly from the use of electronic equipment.. this list includes many examples of radar, radar jammers, and radar detectors, often used by night fighters; also beam-guidance systems and radio beacons.many of the british developments came from the telecommunications research establishment tre .
the first known crane machine was the shadouf, a water-lifting device that was invented in ancient mesopotamia modern iraq and then appeared in ancient egyptian technology. construction cranes later appeared in ancient greece, where they were powered by men or animals such as donkeys , and used for the construction of buildings.
hp 9000 is a line of workstation and server computer systems produced by the hewlett-packard company hp . the native operating system for almost all hp 9000 systems is hp-ux, which is based on unix system v.the hp 9000 brand was introduced in 1984 to encompass several existing technical workstation models previously launched in the early 1980s.
nubus pron. 'new bus' is a 32-bit parallel computer bus, originally developed at mit and standardized in 1987 as a part of the numachine workstation project. the first complete implementation of the nubus was done by western digital for their numachine, and for the lisp machines inc. lmi lambda.the nubus was later incorporated in lisp products by texas instruments , and used as the main .
pcem short for pc emulator is an ibm pc emulator for windows and linux that specializes in running old operating systems and software that are designed for ibm pc compatibles. originally developed as an ibm pc xt emulator, it later emulates other ibm pc compatible computers as well.. a fork known as 86box is also available, which includes a number of added features, such as support for scsi .
the dornier do x was the largest, heaviest, and most powerful flying boat in the world when it was produced by the dornier company of germany in 1929. first conceived by claude dornier in 1924, planning started in late 1925 and after over 240,000 work-hours it was completed in june 1929.. during the years between the two world wars, only the soviet tupolev ant-20 maksim gorki landplane of a .