Technology News Archive - December 05, 2006

SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T Inc. and HDNet today announced a distribution agreement to deliver HDNet and HDNet Movies as part of the AT&T U-verse(SM) TV channel lineup.

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The world's first universal Ultra-Wideband (UWB) solution for computers and consumer electronics, handheld and handset devices was introduced here today by WiLinx Corp. This cost-effective, full CMOS solution offers an over-the-air, 480 Mbps link across all 12 WiMedia channels.

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'