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Technology News Archive - March 26, 2006

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Facing unprecedented demand coupled with customer complaints over delays, U.S. railroads are embracing new strategies and technologies to handle rising volumes on their networks.

Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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