Writing Topics: phablet

Phabulous news – phablet’s in the dictionary!


A quick phablet update for all phablet fans. It’s made it into Oxford Dictionaries Online. Note that this is not the same thing as the much-adored Oxford English Dictionary. The ODO updates faster, adding new words much more regularly than the OED. Other new additions are selfie, and omnishambles coined by The Thick of It […]

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Phone + tablet = ?


If you love using your tablet, but you wish it were a phone too, you are probably the target market for the latest addition to the mobile device family: the phablet. Yes, we have smartphones, and large tablets and mini tablets, so it was only a matter of time before someone developed the obvious portmanteau […]

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