01 Sep '13, 3pm

Bitcoin, BYOD and MOOC Added To Oxford Online Dictionary via @Iprogrammerinfo

(Bring Your Own Device: the practice of allowing the employees of an organization to use their own computers, smartphones, or other devices for work purposes) is one we have already become accustomed to, while another new addition, TL:DR , an abbreviation standing for "too long didn't read" and "used as a dismissive response to a lengthy online post, or to introduce a summary of a lengthy post", was explained only this week by Ian Stirk in a book review - so an entry in the dictionary is well overdue.

Full article: http://www.i-programmer.info/news/82-heritage/6318-bitcoi...

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