Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(especially of a computer routine or program) not provided with a patch.
- ‘That's it really - no firewall misconfigurations, unpatched operating system problems or even a Microsoft Internet Information Server problem in sight.’
- ‘A new Windows worm has been hitting unpatched Windows 2000 computers en masse - and causing blushes at several media organisations along the way.’
- ‘They might have cleaner computers come fall, but they're still vulnerable because their operating systems tend to be unpatched and their antivirus software out-of-date.’
- ‘If you attach a new, unpatched and unprotected computer to the internet then it can easily be under the control of hackers within a matter of minutes.’
- ‘The Witty worm started spreading in March 2004, infecting unpatched computer systems and appliances running security gateway software from network protection firm Internet Security Systems.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.