Home > slashdot > Only 39% Curse At Their Computers?

Only 39% Curse At Their Computers?

February 8th, 2011 02:47 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Idle

netbuzz writes “That’s what we are to believe based upon a survey of 14,284 individuals conducted by security vendor Avira. That survey found that 39 percent of respondents ‘cursed or yelled at the computer out loud.’ And no computer is needed to calculate the implication: 61% of those participating in the poll believe themselves to have never once uttered a profanity or raised their voice in the direction of a malfunctioning machine. Are the majority of us genuinely possessed of such remarkable self-control? Or might some of these self-reported stoics be exercising a bit of selective memory?”

Source: Only 39% Curse At Their Computers?

Related Articles:

  1. Alibaba And The Curse Of Chinese Manufacturing
  2. Erik Meijer: The Curse of the Excluded Middle
  3. Afghan Tech Minerals — Cure, Curse, Or Hype?
  4. Extreme Microbe Brewing: the Curse of Auto-Brewery Syndrome
  5. Looking Back From the 1980s at Computers In Education
blog comments powered by Disqus
YOYOYOOYOYOYO