Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - August 30, 2010
Move over, Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo--it looks like a new player is about to enter the video game hardware market, as Chinese IT manufacturer Lenovo has announced plans to launch a new gaming console by the end of the year.
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.