The Internet Keeps on Giving

In this case, words. Here are the top 10 words or phrases that originated from the web:

  • Avatar
  • Hashtag
  • The “Scunthorpe” Problem – otherwise known as “why is this in my spam folder?”
  • Trolling
  • Memes
  • Spam
  • LOLs
  • Meh
  • Cupertinos – an early version of an “auto-correct error”
  • Geek

From The Grauniad.

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