When it comes to technology, we’ve come a long way. The same goes for language. Keep yourself up-to-date with such techno language.
to blow a fuse: to become extremely angry or aggressive
Richard blew a fuse when he found out the Giants threw away the 5th inning.
to get one’s wires crossed: to misunderstand an arrangement or piece of information
I was under the impression we were supposed to meet at 19.30. We must have got our wires crossed!
hit the airwaves: to promote an idea via TV/radio or to express one’s opinion
Today, Jack Johnson will hit the airwaves to promote his latest single.
well-oiled machine: something efficient and reliable or that functions very well
Rafael Nadal seems to return every shot. He is most certainly a well-oiled machine.
to push one’s buttons: to deliberately provoke or annoy another individual
Rachel can be so annoying! She really knows how to push my buttons.
all-singing/all dancing: the most up-to-date, latest technology
Check out the apps on my new iPad 2- Wi-Fi, Digital Camera, a ton of E-Books. It really is all singing, all dancing!