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2 years ago#11
"App" irritates me more.
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2 years ago#12
I find saying GUI as "gooey" annoying.
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2 years ago#13
Hicks233 posted...
"App" irritates me more.


yes App is my biggest irritation.

I go out of my way to say Application each time, just to watch other people twitch.
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2 years ago#14
RPGMatt posted...
I find saying GUI as "gooey" annoying.


No, that's the correct way :D


I hate GIF as Jiff
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2 years ago#15
SinisterSlay posted...
Hicks233 posted...
"App" irritates me more.


yes App is my biggest irritation.

I go out of my way to say Application each time, just to watch other people twitch.


I still call them all programs. F*** that app s***.
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2 years ago#16
From: SinisterSlay | #014
RPGMatt posted...
I find saying GUI as "gooey" annoying.


No, that's the correct way :D


I hate GIF as Jiff

Except according to the guy who invented GIF, JIFF is the correct way to say it.

Or you could protest both forms and pronounce it like Jyfe (J-eye-ff?)

App doesn't bother me, mobo doesn't bother me...calling the whole computer the CPU? eh... Doesn't really bother me but I don't know many people who do that...
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2 years ago#17
arleas posted...
From: SinisterSlay | #014
RPGMatt posted...
I find saying GUI as "gooey" annoying.


No, that's the correct way :D


I hate GIF as Jiff

Except according to the guy who invented GIF, JIFF is the correct way to say it.

Or you could protest both forms and pronounce it like Jyfe (J-eye-ff?)

App doesn't bother me, mobo doesn't bother me...calling the whole computer the CPU? eh... Doesn't really bother me but I don't know many people who do that...


Dr Suess is pronounced Zoice.

Think anyone uses that?
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2 years ago#18
RPGMatt posted...
I find saying GUI as "gooey" annoying.


This.
2 years ago#19
Every annoyance in this topic is acceptable use of language.

edit:
Except CPU. I hear that a lot in retail, and I intentionally call it a tower after they say it.
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2 years ago#20
I don't like the term "rig"

But "app" is definitely the worst, thanks Steve!
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