doohickey doohickey

Definition(s):

  • (n) something unspecified whose name is either forgotten or not known

Usage(s):

  • The mechanics and physics behind every widget, gadget, or doohickey you can name was first mapped out by research, often under government auspices and funding.

News

  • Chromecast vs. Roku vs. Apple TV: What’s the Best Streaming Device?

    Want to get some Internet-y video, be it a Netflix (NFLX) movie, a Hulu TV show or YouTube video, on to the biggest, brightest and best-viewing screen in the house, aka your television set? The options are multiplying after Google (GOOG) got back in the fray with its Chromecast plastic doohickey. But how does the [...]
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Finance: The Daily Ticker

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