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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 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.'