Chip, cache, roaming … Nowadays we are familiar with a wide range of tech terms. A lot of my students can talk with ease about storing data in the cloud, but fail to talk about the weather on an overcast day.
When we talk about technology we are often not aware of the original meaning behind tech terms. This series of posts takes a closer look at them.
Many words that we find in technology originated in art, books, literature and religion. Find out in this post where words such as SCROLL or AVATAR come from. And do you know how the word BLOG came into existence? ART… Read More »Tech Terms 1: Gods, Parchments and Paintings