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Apple Renews Liquidmetal Contract
2012-06-20 08:34:55

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com It´s the rumor that refuses to die: Apple will one day make everything out of Liquidmetal. That´ll show ℠em. Like the material itself, these rumors are strong, resilient, and easily formed into any shape analysts want. So far, we´ve seen rumors about a Liquidmetal iPhone, an iPhone with Liquidmetal components, Liquidmetal Macs and even a Liquidmetal Rumored Apple Television. Helping drive these rumors is the fact Apple actually has...

LiquidMetal: Will Apple Really Use It?
2012-05-04 12:28:39

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com In accordance to tradition and history, iPhone rumors have begun to flow through the series of connected tubes known collectively as “The Internet,” suggesting a launch is imminent. Some of the largest and most widely spread rumors this year include a 4-inch screen, slimmer form factor and the use of a new material either on the back or the sides of the phone, known as LiquidMetal. Apple purchased exclusive rights to LiquidMetal back in 2010....


Word of the Day
attercop
  • 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.'
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