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2012-08-16 21:02:49

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Lenovo is starting down the road with a love, hate relationship with Microsoft. The Chinese hardware manufacturer is going head-to-head with Microsoft's Surface tablet, but says it has better hardware that will give the ThinkPad Tablet 2 an edge over Microsoft's own tablet. On its conference call presenting Q1 2013 earnings, an analyst asked how Lenovo feels about competing with Microsoft's Surface tablet. "Although we don't like...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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