The Oxford dictionary has named the word of the year for 2013, and it is SELFIE.
What exactly is a selfie?
Well, it is a self photo taken using a phone camera or a tablet… This is pretty amazing. I just wrote a review about the Samsung Point and Shoot camera DV150F yesterday, which is a great camera for taking selfies.
Research from the revered dictionary suggests usage of the word ‘selfie’ has increased by an incredible 17,000 per cent in the past year.
Seven times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer taking a selfie at SW19
One of the most famous selfies was taken by Pope Francis posing with teenagers at the Vatican earlier this year in 2013.