May 2011 Features

DigiSpeak: A Glossary of the New Lingo

Bandwidth Hog: A program that uses more bandwidth than others (YouTube, live streaming, etc.)

CUL8R: See you later

T2UL: Talk to you later


F2F: Face to face

Flame war: Online incendiary arguments

MB: Megabyte (a million bytes); also exabyte, gigabyte, petabyte, terabyte, yottabyte

Netizen: Activist user interested in internet governance and government regulations

Netiquette: Etiquette for social networking

TL;DR: Too long; didn’t read

Tweetup: Face to face meeting announced on Twitter

WASP: Wireless application service provider