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2011-06-21 03:00:00

ISTANBUL, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aksoy Group, the founder of sahibinden.com [http://www.sahibinden.com/en , Turkey's most visited e-commerce platform with over 2 billion monthly page views, is aiming to support promising internet projects through its newly established "Aksoy Internet Ventures". Aksoy Group Vice-Chairman Taner Aksoy said "We founded sahibinden.com [http://www.sahibinden.com/en ] in 2000, and the Turkish information technology sector has developed...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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