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2011-04-13 07:31:46

Nokia Corp on Tuesday launched two new smartphones that will run on the updated Symbian software, featuring new enhancements and faster Web browsing. The E6 and X7 have longer battery life, better text input and new Ovi Maps applications with improved search and public transport routes. The Nokia E6 is aimed at corporate customers, while the X7 is an entertainment-focused device with a 4-inch display developed with gaming in mind. However, the launch of the two new devices have done little...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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