One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A consumer of information.
- ‘I was pleased to read today about treating web visitors as informavores - foragers for information.’
- ‘Put simply, the key point is that our biology means that "we are designed by evolution to be informavores - epistemically hungry seekers of information.’
- ‘Informavores will keep clicking as long as they sense (to mix metaphors) that they're "getting warmer" -- the scent must keep getting stronger and stronger.’
- ‘If we are truly committed to student-centered learning, then empowering students to become effective informavores is a worthy goal.’
- ‘If they're right, their results could help others design websites and search tools that are as alluring to informavores as flowers are to bees.’
From informa(tion) + -vore.
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