[ubuntu-uk] [marketing] great-grandma-takes-internet-shopping-by-storm-with-ubuntu

alan c aeclist at candt.waitrose.com
Tue Mar 31 17:58:44 BST 2009


Dianne Reuby wrote:
> I've Stumbled it.

Thanks Dianne

Do yuo have  a link I could refer to? I am not into stumble, does it 
work like that with a link?

> It also says a lot about PC training courses - I know
> they can't tailor a course for every student, but they don't seem to
> offer stuff that will be useful for the average new user. I know my
> widowed cousin asked about a course that was running locally, and was
> told she was too old to learn! I wonder how many PCs are sitting unused
> because the surviving partner can't use it.

Yes I had to smile when she told about the friend who could invert a 
printer font

> 
> Dianne
> 
> On Tue, 2009-03-31 at 13:59 +0100, alan c wrote:
>> I have posted this expos'e of how easy it is for a great grandma to do 
>> internet shopping on her own with Ubuntu....
>> http://dnc.digitalunite.com/2009/03/31/great-grandma-takes-internet-shopping-by-storm-with-ubuntu-linux/
>> 
>> It would be great to think it might get some good coverage, any 
>> suggestions please about where I could post about it?
>> Or mention it yourself elsewhere by all means.
>> -- 
>> alan cocks
>> Ubuntu user. No viruses were harmed in the sending of this message.


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alan cocks
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