When experts have to slow down and go back to basics to bring an outsider up to speed, she says, “it forces them to look at their world differently and, as a result, they come up with new solutions to old problems.”
A new UK report on the habits of the “Google Generation” finds that kids born since 1993 aren’t quite the Internet super-sleuths they’re sometimes made out to be. Teens “tend to use much simpler applications and fewer facilities than many imagine.”
Mathew Ingram wonders tonight if Joost is heading for the deadpool – if utter lack of talk about the company since launch is any indication, I’d have to agree. — Joost was one of the most hyped services a year ago well before its launch.
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