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Tonya Talks about the Geek Generation Gap

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Tonya Engst made a video appearance as the Op-Ed guest in last week’s “Your Mac Podcast Now” episode. Tune in for a review of recent news and then watch Tonya (at 3:30 in) talk about the geek generation gap and how she thinks there’s an important change on the horizon.favicon follow link

 

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Thanks, Tonya. As one who is your father’s age, I have lived through several generations of digital divides. From college in 1968 when IBM 360 and Fortran IV was cutting edge technology to today’s world. Although I have a MBP that I use every day, I have not made the transition to the iPad (perhaps in the next year!). But your insight is right on target.