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2008-09-08 03:00:11

By Ruth, Joao-Pierre S Low-cost options are available TECHNOLOGY In one quick click of the mouse, a computer can get infected with viruses and other corrupting software that can scramble its functions. When a company gets hit with malicious software, also called "malware," information may be stolen, e-mail can becomeinaccessible and businesstransactions may be halted until the problem is fixed. Getting rid of digital infections can require complicated cures that outstrip the average...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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