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2011-04-17 07:07:15

The United Kingdom's government accepted European regulations on the use of web-tracking technology by businesses, but said it will not be enforced at the onset. The regulations are expected to be passed by the UK Parliament in time for the EU deadline May 25. However, businesses will not be required to obey the new rules, at least for a while, according to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) on Friday. A DCMS spokesman told ZDNet UK that the technical solutions aren't...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.