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2011-06-01 23:44:13

From a laptop warming a knee to a supercomputer heating a room, the idea that computers generate heat is familiar to everyone.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.