New digi words

It’s amazing how new vocabularies appear in our digital life. These are some that I found from the Sydney Morning Herald 19th Dec edition.

Blink card

is a credit card that can be read just by passing the counter. We don’t need to swipe them anymore.

Breadscrumbing
A navigational procedure that electronically tracks a person’s movements.

Copywaste
Shorthand for highlight + copy + lose (while failing to paste).

Drail
To email while drunk and, maybe, live to regret it.

Emale
Someone you met on the internet, of indeterminate gender.

Shlog
An internet blog so boring you wonder why anybody bothers.

Word-of-internet
The electronic equivalent of word-of-mouth.

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