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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - February 15, 2013

Sony's Next-Generation PlayStation 4 To Add Touch, Motion

Late last month, Sony began sending out invites to a PlayStation-themed event to be held on February 20 in New York City. With their current model getting on in years (released in 2006) and rumors of a new Microsoft Xbox console on the horizon, many quickly assumed Sony will finally announce the long-awaited PlayStation 4.

Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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