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Facebook 'Like' Button Draws Criticism And Lawsuit
2013-02-12 04:40:08

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a non-surprising turn of events, one group doesn't quite like the idea of Facebook using a "Like" button, so much so they are suing the world's largest social network over it. According to the lawsuit, a patent-holding company is suing Facebook, acting on behalf of a dead Dutch programmer known as Joannes Jozef Everardus van Der Meer, reports BBC News. Facebook has been sued numerous times for its mere existence, including the...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • 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.
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