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2012-07-18 18:20:25

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While some states are tightening restrictions on voting eligibility, Washington state opens its voter registrations with the ability to sign up via a Facebook app, writes Cyrus Farivar for Ars Technica. This week, a new Facebook app created by Redmond Washington-based Microsoft will provide a new interface to let voters access the MyVote system. The internet is not exactly new, except maybe for government entities. It was only in...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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