Also, those of you who've been wondering about 15mph (no space) or 15 mph (with space) and 8mm (no space) or 8 mm (space) can soon sleep easier, with your questions resolved.
Q. My colleagues are divided in their opinions about “storing data in a computer” versus “storing data on a computer.” Which is correct? Thanks.
A. You can do either, but I would store the data in the computer. It used to be easy to store stuff on a computer, but now with flat screens and laptops it tends to slide off.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
What Are You Doing Here?
By all means, click and go: the Chicago Manual of Style October Q&A is up. Here's one of my favorite Q&A from this month's list: