Technology News Archive - August 08, 2009


Hollywood studios are divided over which strategy to adopt in working with Redbox


A pro-Georgian blogger who was targeted in a coordinated attack against websites such as Facebook and Twitter said he blames Russia for the recent attack

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Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.