Linked by David Adams on Wed 24th May 2006 04:08 UTC
Editorial It's conventional wisdom that computers need to be "easier to use." But do they? More reliable, yes. Easier to troubleshoot, yes. But now that so many people use computers so much, I think there's something to be said for making them less easy-to-use and less intuitive.
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sort of like commodores in the 80s? actually, I kind of like that idea, imaging what possibilities a system of today with its OS burned into the ROM would be like from a stability, security and convenience stand point. instant on and instant off, and no way for intruders to hack the core system.

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