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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 23, 2012

ITC Judge Says Xbox Should Be Banned In The US

Two models of Microsoft’s Xbox 360 system should be banned in the US due to patent infringements on four Motorola patents, a judge for the International Trade Commission (ITC) recommended on Monday.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.