Business News Archive - May 10, 2006
Google Inc. introduced an upgraded version of its Google Desktop software that incorporates a variety of other Google applications, marking stepped-up competition with Microsoft Corp.'s Windows software.
Word of the Day
- A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
- Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
- To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
- To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.