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Josh Owens 2 Apr 16
Replying to @APStylebook
Surely 'We will lowercase Internet effective…'? 😉
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Gary Kirchherr 周盖力 2 Apr 16
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"We" will do no such thing. MT We will lowercase internet as of June 1, when the 2016 Stylebook launches.
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Rikki Byrd 2 Apr 16
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God of PopTarts 2 Apr 16
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lowercase acceptable between now and then?
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Margot Bloomstein 2 Apr 16
Per it's a medium not a deity! RT : We will lowercase internet effective June 1.
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Thomas W. 4 Apr 16
It's a proper noun, not a common noun.
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Dan 2 Apr 16
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other man-made wonders get caps, why does the Internet lose that distinction? Big diff between the Internet and an internet
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Arne Blixhavn 3 Apr 16
Replying to @dancapper @APStylebook
"we will lowercase god ..." Really looking forward to that
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kjswq 2 Apr 16
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Saying the WWW is a subset of the Internet is awkward and misleading. Is cable a subset of television? WWW is an application.
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kjswq 2 Apr 16
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Or another example: You use a calculator on a computer. You wouldn't usually say a calculator is a subset of the computer.
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