Credible Signal

Business / Finance / Credible Signal: An automatic system for revising the exchange rate. It involves establishing a par value around which the rate can vary up to a given percent. The par value is revised regularly according to a formula determined by the authorities.

Signal-To-Noise Ratio

Science / Spiders / Signal-To-Noise Ratio: ratio of signal variance to noise variance, computed for a given band limit. MORE

Signal To Noise Ratio

Technology / Home Audio / Signal To Noise Ratio: A measurement of noise level in a device compared to the level of the signal. Higher numbers signify a greater difference, which is better. In technical terms, it is the ratio, expressed in db, of sig MORE

Signal Processors

Technology / Home Audio / Signal Processors: Electronic devices which alter sound either to achieve a particular effect or to solve a problem with that sound (e.g. Delays, compressors, reverbs, noise gates, equalizers). MORE

Signaling Approach

Business / Finance / Signaling Approach: To convey information through a firm's actions. The more costly it is to provide a signal, the more credibility it has. For example, to call a press conference and tell everyone that the firm's prospe MORE

Signaling Approach (On Dividend Policy)

Business / Finance / Signaling Approach (On Dividend Policy): Notion that insiders in a firm have information that the market does not have, and that the choice of capital structure by insiders can signal information to outsiders and change the value of the firm MORE

Strongest Signal

Technology / Cell Phones / Strongest Signal: The concept that a wireless 911 call should be routed to the cell site with the strongest link to the phone, regardless of which carrier holds the caller as a customer. A shortcoming is that strength MORE