Cyberspace vs Cybervillage - What's the difference?

cyberspace | cybervillage |


As nouns the difference between cyberspace and cybervillage

is that cyberspace is a world of information through the internet while cybervillage is the social equivalent of a village on the internet or in cyberspace; a small online community.

cyberspace

English

Noun

(wikipedia cyberspace)
  • A world of information through the Internet.
  • (by extension) The internet as a whole.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2012 , date=April 19 , author=Josh Halliday , title=Free speech haven or lawless cesspool – can the internet be civilised? , work=the Guardian citation , page= , passage=However, some have accused cyberspace of provoking a dangerous collapse in the old order of civilised society. The shift in the balance of power online has given rise to a more powerful concern: the rise of the uncivil web.}}
  • (science fiction) A three-dimensional representation of virtual space in a computer network.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year = 1984 , first = William , last = Gibson , authorlink = William Gibson , title = Neuromancer , page = 51 , passage = Cyberspace . A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts... A graphic representation of data abstracted from banks of every computer in the human system. Unthinkable complexity. Lines of light ranged in the nonspace of the mind, clusters and constellations of data. Like city lights, receding... }}

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    cybervillage

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The social equivalent of a village on the Internet or in cyberspace; a small online community.
  • Hypernyms

    * cybercommunity

    See also

    * global village