Sip of the Day – January 7, 2008

Sip of the Day: The Top Tech News of 2007

Titera Tidbit: Bug
In the sense of a technical defect, this useful word is often attributed to Grace Murray Hopper, who invented the first large-scale computer for the U.S. Navy in 1945. When the machine stopped working, she found a moth in the works and taped its body to her lab report, captioning it “a bug in the computer.” However, Thomas Edison had used “bug” half a century earlier to describe the “little faults and difficulties” that drive inventors and engineers batty.

Sippets:

· CES Starts Today—Bill Gates’ Final Keynote
· Rest in Peace Borat and Ali G
· Chargers Beat Titans! Next the Colts
· Abandoned and Deserted Wonders of the World

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