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Buzz on, why you should not be cynical of IT buzzwords

Posted 23 July 2011, 9:00 AM
If there's one thing computer science students complain about, it's Business and IT buzzwords. For a very fastidious technical person who understands the details and history of things, buzzwords are a an absolute perversion.

They hype stuff up to sound new when they have often been around for most of the history of computing/business.

They are ill-defined, and meaningless.

They come with an air of pretension, used by self-important people trying to sound bigger than they are: acts of sheer…

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