TV has become ever more dumbed down and when I saw this graphic, it stuck a resonant chord.
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8 Reasons Why Even Microsoft Agrees the Windows Desktop is a NightmareLet’s be honest: The Windows desktop is a mess. Sure, it’s extremely powerful and has a huge software library, but it’s not a good experience for average people. It’s not even a good experience for geeks, although we tolerate it—The How-to Geek Banking malware […]
New Internet Users Aren’t Being Taught to Protect Themselves OnlineIn a perfect world, new users should learn about privacy-protecting tools before they type their first Google search or craft their first tweet. Instead, the individuals I met were woefully unprepared for the challenges of being targeted, tracked, and profiled online. They didn’t know to avoid […]