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netspeak

The vocabulary associated with the concepts, functions and features of the Internet. See digispeak.
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We analyzed each posting on a Likert scale under the following three categories: 1) Primarily Spanish Use--Primarily English Use; 2) Primarily Formal--Primarily Informal; and 3) Primarily Used Netspeak--Used No Netspeak.
Although there are a few properties which different Internet situations seem to share, these do not in aggregate make a very strong case for a view of Netspeak as a variety.
Asif and Zahra (2006) studied the main features of the netspeak used by the young Pakistani net users in online social network called 'Orkut'.
Still, in order not to add more terminological confusion myself, this review will follow Crystal's practice and simply use the term Netspeak.
They join a growing roster of smaller companies -- such as Voxware, VocalTec, and NetSpeak -- who pioneered Internet telephony and continue to set the pace in technology development.
The technology behind the product is a combination of an Internet phone licensed from NetSpeak, Creative's ShareVision desktop video conferencing and the Sound Blaster audio technology.
Rielly reports about 125,000 "unique persons" - Netspeak for individual pairs of eyeballs - visiting the site, but most concede that the technology doesn't yet provide for accurate auditing.
This development follows the successful launch last May in the Cayman Islands of NetSpeak, the Cable & Wireless broadband telephony service powered by Net2Phone.
NETSPEAK ASL GNOC LMIRL NIFOC POS TDTM Torrenting Less than one in 10 knew the meaning of LMIRL - let's meet in real life - which is one of the terms that prowling sex predators could use while grooming youngsters.
In the interest of space, I have decided to discuss some of the similarities in language use, specifically: the division of language use (in the two profiles with English descriptions), Puerto Rican netspeak, spelling and lexical borrowings.
They are with online technology companies: NetSpeak Corp.
Netspeak is the techno-babble bandied about in cyberspace.