Re: [OT] Machines and people
Paddy Hackett wrote:
It appears that many learn higher level
computer languages such as Java yet cannot answer the more fundamental
But what are those questions and to whom are they questions?
IM there is a vast computer audience now, getting larger all the time.
Created in large part by the consortium of M$ and hardware manufacturers
who gain by creating an image that a computer is a machine that runs
windows. Universities are created by teaching students how to manipulate
windows. Just watch the TV ads here in Mexico.
None of that population knows or cares about the "more fundamental
This list is used by people who don't buy that paradigm: computers are
not automatically M$ software platforms. But the "more fundamental