In a CNN Money article yesterday about the Facebook vs Google+ rivalry, my editor’s antennae started twitching when I read
“But defensive moves are not Zuckerberg’s style, and in September, at the company’s F8 developers event, he unleashed a sea of new features that alter the current service radically.”
“A sea of features”?
A sea change, yes, in a different context; better still, a raft or slew of new features.
My preference is for the latter, derived from the Old Irish, sluagh, meaning “army”.
“A slew of” — it sounds violent, cool and sophisticated in one shot.
Give it a try today!