When You Receive Bacn, You've Received What?
Numismatics Is The Study Of?
Your email inbox is probably inundated with waves of emails falling into several distinct categories:
That last wave is the province of Bacn. Bacn is a term coined by participants at podcast pittsburgh 2, a new media conference, in 2007 to refer to emails you have subscribed to receive-as-coupons from retailers, notifications from services, social network alerts, etc.-but that you may not wish to read immediately. The group's announcement included a slogan for the new term:
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