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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 19, 2009

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Newly-released patent applications from Microsoft Corp. have sparked rumors that the company plans to unveil a competitive offering to Nintendo’s Wii remote during the upcoming E3 expo in Los Angeles.

Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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