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Jobs Claimed He Would Destroy Android
2011-10-21 10:52:03

Walter Isaacson's Steve Jobs biography claims that Jobs said he would "destroy Android." According to reports, Jobs said he would destroy the Google smartphone operating system because "it's a stolen product."

"Smart" Window Detects Changing Seasons
2011-09-28 11:20:02

South Korean scientists have developed a new "smart" window that switches from summer to winter mode.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.