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Tom Champion

Management consultant, digital strategist and author.

Tom Champion is a management consultant at Deloitte based in Sydney, focusing on all things digital and content.

He's also a published author of an award-winning book, has a million-view YouTube channel and is curious about all things culture, language and people.
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When We 'Talk' Via Text, What Language Are We Speaking?

We're all guilty of using inaccurate language every day. We still "hang up" our mobile phones, even though it's a finger swipe or button press and not the satisfying clang of a receiver to its cradle. We still call it an "SMS" (Short Message Service), even though it could be 140 words instead of characters now. And we wouldn't arch an eyebrow if someone wanted to watch a "film".
23/02/2016 10:14 AM AEDT