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Tech Rumors Say Amazon Wants TI's Mobile Chip Division
2012-10-15 11:36:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Over the years, Amazon has become a prime contender in the tech space, first offering the Kindle e-book reader, then setting themselves up as an online purveyor of digital content like movies and music. Now, Amazon has further expanded the hi-tech hardware side of their business to include 7 and 10-inch tablets, putting them in direct competition with the likes of Apple, Google and Samsung. These hardware giants have quite a bit...


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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.