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I’ve Had This Conversation!

The video’s a bit long… but it’s like every conversation I try and have about technology with my parents…

Do you create a simple, fictional world of computers in the interests of saving time and trouble? Or try and explain how stuff really works and risk misunderstandings?

(In case it wasn’t clear, the guy had set up OpenDNS for his Dad - a service I use myself at school, because somehow Resnet’s DNS server will freak out and die at least once a week.)