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2010-08-08 17:23:19

A Swedish Internet company said Friday that it has been helping WikiLeaks since 2008 by hosting its servers at a secret basement location in a Stockholm suburb. Mikael Viborg, the 27-year-old head of the PRQ Internet hosting company, told AFP that WikiLeaks "contacted us through a third party in Sweden a few years ago and ... their traffic goes through us." He said, "we have no control over what WikiLeaks publishes. We don't have any contact with them ... We have never talked with (WikiLeaks...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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