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Re: Bleeding-edge technology

Posted by Bob on June 11, 2001

In Reply to: Re: Bleeding-edge technology posted by R. Berg on June 10, 2001

: : Bleeding-edge technology. I took a computer class recently and that phrase was in the manual. I am assuming it is a negative phrase based on the term "cutting-edge tecnology."

: I typed "bleeding edge" into Google and got lots of links. It seems to be a POSITIVE phrase despite its yucky associations. This page has a definition:
: http://www.linezine.com/2.1/features/tlpbe.htm

It's a mixed blessing. If you're out on the edge, you could be leading the charge to the future... or wasting your time on technology that will never happen. Rememeber quadraphonic sound?

What will be wireless, and what will not?