Smarter Than Thou

Marc Hedlund has an excellent essay on the evils of Microsoft Word in particular and software that second-guesses the user in general. Anyone who develops software or web applications would be well advised to read this and commit to heeding its advice.

[UPDATE: On further thought, it comes down to a precarious balance between this and Don’t Make Me Think. How much intelligence is too much? That’s the fine line.]

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