The Web Not the Death of Language

Wired: The Web Not the Death of Language: “Resources for the expression of informality in writing have hugely increased — something not seen in English since the Middle Ages,” David Crystal

A recent study “ suggested that conversing through instant messenger resembled speaking more than writing.”

I talked recently about the Renaissance of Writing and the age of post-post-literacy in my post “Generation Text”


Andrew Jones has been blogging since 1997. He is based in San Francisco with his two daughters but also travels the globe to find compelling stories of early stage entrepreneurs changing their world. Sometimes he talks in the third person. Sometimes he even talks to himself and has been heard uttering the name "Precious" :-)

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