International News Archive - May 10, 2010


On Monday, China said that software piracy declined slightly last year, but admitted the thriving market was still valued at nearly $19 billion.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.