Malfunctioning Computers: Who Pays? by Clifford Sherry, Ph. D.
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Malfunctioning Computers: Who Pays?
by Clifford Sherry, Ph. D.
You have just decided to purchase a new computer, peripheral (disc drive, printer, etc.) or software
package (program). How should you proceed? First, you should stop and do some careful thinking and
possibly some research. You need to decide exactly what you want your hardware (computer, peripheral)
or software to do. For example, with many small computers, time may be a factor. Two computers can
perform the same function, but one takes seconds, while the other takes minutes. If you require the task to
be performed in seconds, th...