Around the web – April 2022

Here’s your April round-up of the month’s most popular news stories, blog posts and articles about language and translation.

“Algospeak” is becoming increasingly common across the Internet as people seek to bypass content moderation filters on social media

Gender bias turns up in the way we think of the most neutral of words

Scotland’s newest animals get Gaelic names

Macrolepiota procera, the parasol mushroom. Fungi have vocabularies of around 50 words.

Elsewhere on the blog: