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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 08, 2013

New SimCity Launch Plagued With Problems

After the much-hyped launch of EA's iconic city-building game SimCity has been plagued with problems, leading disgruntled denizens of the digital metropolis to rebel.

Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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