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Google Image Search Gets An Upgrade
2013-01-24 13:11:36

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Yesterday, Google announced some minor yet not entirely unimportant changes to the way they display images in their Image Search engine. In the coming days, Google Image searchers will be able to see more images, get more information, and do it all with fewer clicks. In the future when Google displays images, they'll display the information along with the photo as well as listing other image results in the search along the...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'