Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - August 19, 2012
Officials with cloud-based streaming video game service OnLive have confirmed that nearly all of the company's staff have been laid off and that the company had been acquired by an unidentified buyer.
Word of the Day
- Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.