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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 25, 2011

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Rovio, the maker of the hugely popular Angry Birds app, is being sued by a tiny American company which claims it owns the patents on the method used to buy new levels for the game.

Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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