Memory (disambiguation)

Memory is an organism's ability to store, retain, and recall information.

Memory or Memories may also refer to:

Contents

Music

  • Memories (radio network), or Unforgettable Favorites

Songs

Albums

Literature

Film and television

Engineering

  • Battery memory, an effect observed in nickel cadmium rechargeable batteries that causes them to hold less charge
  • Semiconductor memory, electronic memory used in digital electronics, for example
    • Computer memory, devices that are used to store data or programs on a temporary or permanent basis for use in a computer
    • Read-only memory, semiconductor memory that cannot be modified
    • Volatile memory, semiconductor memory that requires power to maintain the stored information
    • Non-volatile memory, semiconductor memory that can retain the stored information even when not powered
  • Computer data storage, computer components, devices, and recording media that retain digital data

Other uses

  • Collective memory, memory that is shared, passed on and constructed by a group or modern society
  • Immunological memory, a characteristic of the adaptive immunity
  • Long-term memory, the ability of the brain to store and recover memories
  • Pamyat (Память, "memory"), A Russian ultra-nationalist organization
  • Working memory or short-term memory, the ability of the brain (or a computer) to temporarily store data while processing it

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