What are some things that every computer user should learn? What things do you wish every computer user knew? What are some of the biggest benefits that individuals and/or society could reap if computer users learned these things?
Please boost, I honestly want as many serious answers as possible. Feel free to answer variations of the question for different levels of "computer users", such as programmers, office workers who use a computer 4+ hours per day, phone-only users, etc.
@willghatch Passwords are the method that have been used since first created in the early 1960s, for one of the first multi-user computer systems, when there were only a handful of computers in the world, and to use them you had to go to where the computer was, in person.
This means that several of the problems modern online identity deals with, most especially the fact that anybody can be anywhere instantly, didn't exist.
60 years later the solution works poorly.
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