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Don't Let 'Microsoft Trained Brain Syndrome' Happen to You

Jan 31, 2011, 15:35 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katherine Noyes)

"Windows users have many, many reasons to consider switching to Linux, as I've pointed out on numerous occasions already. For many, however, there's one big, fat obstacle standing in the way: "Microsoft Trained Brain Syndrome."

"That's right: It's the simple fact that most of us "grew up" on Microsoft products and so have trouble imagining any other way of doing things.

"In fact, that term--Microsoft Trained Brain Syndrome--was widely introduced back in 2009 by a blog post from Tennessee firm ERA Computers & Consulting (ERACC). It was recently brought to light again, however, in a Linux success story this week from First Arkansas News."

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