7 Tech Words That Recently Added To Dictionaries
You’ll be amazed to know that for the year 2015 an emoji is chosen the word of the year From Oxford Dictionary. This isn’t the first instance when a tech term made to the dictionary, last year Merriam- Webster added a range of terms associated with social media in its database. This shows the growing influence of technology and social networking on human lives.
Find here 7 familiar technology / social networking terms added to the leading dictionaries.
|YouTuber||A YouTube user who regularly creates videos and post it on YouTube.|
|Redditor||A registered user of the website Reddit.|
|Selfie||An image of oneself taken by oneself specially using a smartphone.|
|Unfriend||To remove (someone) from a list of designated friends from a social network.|
|Tweep||A person who uses the Twitter online message service to send and receive tweets.|
|Hashtag||A word or phrase preceded by the symbol # that classifies or categorizes the accompanying text.|
|Crowdfunding||soliciting financial contributions from a large number of people especially from the online community.|