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Social Media, Sans Blue Screens of Death

18 Oct

My junior year of high school, I remember giving a presentation on my teacher’s PowerBook. Presumably I navigated it well, as my teacher asked me if I was a Mac user. Still a user of a Sony Ericsson phone and an eMachines desktop at home, I replied that I hoped to be soon.

I realized that it doesn’t really take much to be a Mac user. Within minutes a person of almost any age can, more or less, figure out how to operate almost any Apple device. (Seriously, have you seen the videos of two-year-olds and people in their 80’s playing with iPads like it was second nature?) There is something that is so basically intuitive about Apple products. Continue reading