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2011-02-18 09:15:00

Market researcher NPD Group reported on Thursday that total US retail sales of video game consoles and software dropped 4 percent in January. Sales of popular hardware such as Microsoft Corp.'s Kinect motion-sensing controller, were down to $1.14 billion last month from $1.18 billion in January 2010. The sales drop would have been larger if not for the growing popularity of dancing games. The best-selling game this month was, as expected, the blockbuster shooter "Call of Duty: Black Ops" from...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.