Each year the Macquarie Dictionary Committee choose a new word that represents the year gone by. Drawn from a short list, the words selected are both innovative and highly topical: so it’s no coincidence we have delved into some of the issues underlying these evolving words.
This week: Nobel interventions, now I see you, and cost per ‘gram.
This week: platform monopoly, tech between science and fiction, and skinning fish for fashion.
This week: that’s obvious, skimming is the new black, and mountains of stuff.