Should I get my mum a Kindle?

Paul Johnson paul at
Sun Sep 25 14:13:17 BST 2011

On Sun, Sep 25, 2011 at 11:34:23AM +0100, James Laver wrote:

> If your mother is merely highly intelligent rather than stephen
> hawking standard, she probably doesn't stand a chance with some
> devices.

"I have always wished for my computer to be as easy to use as my
telephone; my wish has come true because I can no longer figure out
how to use my telephone."

  -- Bjarne Stroustrup

Paul Johnson - paul at

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