[Air-L] Metaphors in Technology
Hall, Richard H.
rhall at mst.edu
Tue Jul 1 12:12:08 PDT 2008
How about "tubes" (couldn't resist) ... Richard
On 7/1/08 8:34 AM, "elijah wright" <elijah.wright at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I like those thoughts. It's easy to joke about Sen. Steven's
>> "tubes" but that's a metaphor even technically-minded persons resort
>> to at times (useful when discussing bandwidth, for example).
> I see that "pipe" didn't make the list... as in, "how big is the pipe
> (connection to the internet) you guys have?"
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Richard H. Hall
Professor, Information Science and Technology
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