On the LUA, I agree. why to reinvent sudo.
On 13-Nov-2012 21:21, email@example.com wrote:
> "Pavel A" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:xxxxx@ntdev...
>> Novice users of iThingies and Android do very well
>> without any instructions at all. They even do not read user manuals.
>> Not only MS invest in usability research
>> /* it was really amazing to see how fast my old man (~80)
>> learned to use iPad. I never ever dared to give him a Windows laptop */
> Your father is probably not the average user right now. But you might be
> surprised to learn how quickly he grows out of that toy for instance when he
> needs a real keyboard to type a real letter on. They could have kept the
> ribbon controls for the Surface or WinRT. I believe their one-size-fits-all
> LUA approach is not going to do much good to either them or to their