Words & Phrases
a fun way to refer to a person who is extremely knowledgeable in technology and can help others troubleshoot as well as give general, technical advice
I love my techy. He (or she) always helps me when I have any kind of technical issue.
using proper etiquette (polite rules) when sending a text
I recommend following good textiquette when you are texting others.
when someone is scrolling through their cell phone repeatedly
Stop thumbing! You're missing the best part of the movie.
solve technical issues
My computer is acting weird. We need to hire a techy to troubleshoot it.
modify or change
I need to tweak my computer settings. It is becoming more difficult to locate my programs.
contact a person in Twitter
If you have any questions regarding our assignments this week, you can tweet me during the morning hours.
recover what you just changed by going one step back
It’s so great that you can undo something that you just changed or deleted.
a lightweight storage device that you can carry with you wherever you go and use on any computer
I still use my USB drive as a backup.
something that is easy to use and/or understand
Mobile technology is becoming more and more user-friendly.
when something on the Internet reaches masses of people due to its high interest and appeal
That YouTube video went viral so quickly! (and) The reason they call it viral is because the information spreads like a virus, kinda like a disease.