The Starlink website also gives customers the option to pay for internet service in euros, instead of dollars.
The word "moist" is universally unpopular. So much so that people have suggested removing it from the dictionary altogether.
AFK means "away from keyboard" in typing shorthand. It's used to alert someone that you're stepping away from your device for any amount of time.
Marines have become a common presence in Norway in recent years, as they train for combat in harsh Arctic conditions and on rough terrain. During that training, Marines and Norwegian troops often work side by side, and they take special measures to avoid miscommunications that can foul up their operations. […]
You can change the default language on Signal in the secure messaging platform’s Android, iPhone, and desktop apps. Some versions of Signal rely on a device’s default settings when it comes to choosing a language, while other versions let you select a language independently from your device’s settings. Visit Business […]
Japan Airlines says that starting Thursday it will use gender-neutral terms for in-flight and airport announcements. It will swap “ladies and gentlemen” for gender-neutral phrases such as “passengers” and “everyone,” it said. Air Canada and the British airline easyJet introduced similar policies in 2019. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
You can change Gmail’s display language, and in some instances, the message composition language on the desktop site and the Gmail app for iPhone and Android. Gmail’s desktop site allows you to type in different languages using special keyboards and input tools. To change your Gmail app display language on […]
You can change the keyboard language on a Windows computer by going through the “Time & Language” menu. After you change the keyboard language once, you’ll be able to switch between languages quickly using a button in your taskbar. You can also change the language that Windows uses for everything, […]
Slang isn’t always cyclical – things are cool to say, until one day they aren’t. That doesn’t mean it should stay that way. Here are 10 slang terms from the ’50s that we think deserve a comeback. Imagine saying that you’re going to get a wig chop instead of a […]
The six states of New England have restaurants, foods, and sayings that won’t be found anywhere else in the US. New England is home to chains like Shaw’s, Market Basket, and D’Angelo. Only New England residents say “coffee regular” and “wicked.” Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Tucked away in […]
You can change the keyboard language on your Android from your phone’s Settings app, or directly through the Gboard app. To add a language to your Android’s Gboard keyboard, you can access your phone’s Settings, and adjust your “Virtual Keyboard” defaults through the “Languages & input” menu. You can also […]
It’s easy to change the language on your Android device to one you’re more comfortable using on a daily basis. All you have to do is navigate through your Android device’s Settings app and choose the language you prefer. Android devices offer more than 100 languages, along with a selection […]
You can change the language on a Hulu movie or show through the Subtitles and Audio menu, which is available in every version of the app. You can’t change the language on some Hulu programs, and some shows have specific foreign language versions – take “Westworld” and “Westworld (En Español),” […]
Teens and members of Gen Z are using a slew of new slang terms, and many of those words are confusing to older generations. But the slang words Gen Zers use are not new in their meanings. Most new phrases can be “translated” pretty easily to a boomer equivalent. Here’s […]
In the year I spent living in London, I picked up some British slang words that I still find myself using back home in New York. Wonky, dodgy, and many others have become mainstays in my vocabulary. I’ve also started referring to French fries as “chips” just like my British […]
Thanks to the internet and social media, slang words spread through our culture faster than ever. Most slang words don’t stand the test of time, and some deserve to fade away sooner than others. Here are eight of our least favourite slang words from the past decade, including “YOLO,” “cancelled,” […]
Thanks to the internet and social media, slang words spread through our culture faster than ever. Some slang words fill gaps in our language and help us express ourselves in innovative ways, while others don’t seem to serve much of a purpose at all. Here are 11 of our favourite […]