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Antivirus Marketplace On Facebook Gets New Additions
2012-10-17 09:41:08

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Facebook has added seven new security companies to its Anti-Virus Marketplace, the company announced on Tuesday. Facebook members can now download six-month free trials of security software from avast!, AVG, Avira, Kaspersky, Panda, Total Defense and Webroot — along with existing products from Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos and Symantec. The new security partners will also help Facebook build its own security...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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