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Synonyms for instantaneousness

the quickness of action or occurrence

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Part of the fun is the instantaneousness of it,'' said Dave Bossert, who runs The West Ranch Beacon blog.
Based on an inherently nomadic medium, moblogging merges the instantaneousness of electronic journalism with the personal point-of-view attributes of journals, diaries, scrapbooks, and soapboxes.
The instantaneousness of each seam demonstrated the overwhelming excellence of this method, which would have enabled a seamstress to increase a hundredfold the daily amount of work obtained with the best sewing machine.
It seems incredible that only eight years ago the world's major newspapers began to extend their communications capabilities to the instantaneousness that they have today.
The instantaneousness of modern communication seems, reflexively, to require the more durable medium of a book to validate a conspicuous event.
With the help of print and the near instantaneousness implemented by electronic media (the telegraph first, later radio teletype and electronic transmission of photography), the newspaper writer could bring his reader into his own on-the-spot experience, availing himself in both sports and war of the male's strong sense of camaraderie based on shared hardships" (p.
Some writers have elaborated on this periodization to claim that recent decades have exhibited a further intensification of this long-term trend, as evinced by growing reliance on information and communication technologies that provide economic actors with dramatically improved opportunities to make use of simultaneity and instantaneousness.
He examines some of the characteristics technology possesses--disengagement, instantaneousness, and ubiquity--in determining that technology generates an ambiguity on the battlefield.
In the perpetual now of ads, instantaneousness renders obsolete T.