Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 17th Feb 2010 12:29 UTC
Editorial Recently, a story about people mistaking a news story for the Facebook login page has received considerable media attention. It's currently being seen by many as justification for the recent trend in locking people out of their computers for their own protection - but anyone with even basic mathematical skills and a calculator should come to the conclusion that this story has been blown way out of proportion.
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RE: The art of reading
by jal_ on Wed 17th Feb 2010 15:15 UTC in reply to "The art of reading"
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Even my mother who is 89 years old re-installed Skype after a problem because it was clearly stated on screen that that would help

I hate to bring it to you, but an 89-year old who can use a computer, let alone knows what "(re)installing" means and know how to do that, is anything but usual. I have deep respect for her though, that she can do that.

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