Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - December 17, 2009
They may not admit it, but female players of a large online game are more hardcore than men or teenagers, according to a sociologist of virtual worlds.
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.