Miscalibrated Internet Receptor Stalks

More fetch than fetch?

Was it here that had the article where JJ Abrams complained about 21st century lingo in sci fi, and the comments noted that he writes for a property that famously uses 17th century lingo that managed to stick around?

So what do you think will make it? Will we still be dialing 100 years from now, even though we might not even be pushing buttons anymore? Cutting and pasting? Clicking before we drag? And what do you think will disappear when the physical manifestation of the metaphor is over the horizon? How can we resolve the different relative speeds of language and technology and the consumer market?


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