29 Aug '13, 1pm

Bitcoin, internet of things, space tourism and phablet added to Oxford dictionary by @katieecollins

Bitcoin, internet of things, space tourism and phablet added to Oxford dictionary by @katieecollins

Showing some great forward thinking, Oxford Dictionaries has also chosen to include "MOOC ", which is the acronym for massive open online course, and "space tourism " to its online word catalogue. MOOCs are yet to really reach the mainstream, but are likely to become increasingly important in the future as a way of making university courses cheaper and more widely available to people around the world. While there have so far been only a limited number of space tourists, space tourism is at least more than just a distant dream

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