Technology News Archive - September 24, 2006
For anyone who's ever clicked the TV remote thinking there must be something better on another channel, it's a dream come true. Researchers have built a room where hundreds of programs appear on a large, wraparound screen.
Word of the Day
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.