Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - August 26, 2006


As the pre-holiday game-release schedule swings into high gear, titles expected to hit retail shelves in coming months will feature more songs -- and more user control over them -- than ever before.

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.