Posts Tagged ‘Bloggers’

“Geekspeak still baffles web users”

Wednesday, October 4th, 2006

The BBC has a piece on the disconnect between technology and the language that revolves around it (blogs, RSS, IM, PVR, etc.). It reminded of the M & N users I talked about in an earlier post. It is so important for those in the tech industry to choose their words carefully, especially when the target client/user is non-tech – like many of my employer’s potential customers are.

link: Geekspeak still baffles web users (via The Vitamin News Blog)

Is Google really the new Yellow Pages?!?

Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

Robert Scoble seems to think so, though given that I’m smack-dab in the middle of Kelsey’s DDC Conference, I suspect his statement will meet with some resistance.