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Time Warner To Offer Wi-Fi Hotspots In Austin
2013-04-28 05:36:47

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Time Warner Cable (TWC) has announced they will be bringing free Wi-Fi hot spots to customers in Austin, Texas — just days after a press conference revealed the Lone Star State capital would be one of the US cities receiving Google Fiber high-speed broadband internet service. According to CNET´s Dara Kerr, the new hot-spot network will be free to all Time Warner customers with a Standard Internet plan or above, as well...


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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