Oh... I see... nevermind then.
I expect more than this from the Slashdot editors!!!
You must be... old here!
As the article notes, a senior professor considered a world expert in Aztec culture or hunting Higgs Boson might
I understand your point and I partially agree with it, but IMHO a doctor that only knows about medicine, will never be a good doctor.
Don't you think is valuable for a doctor to know some basic knowledge about psychology and/or sociology for example? I think it is. Not a Phd in those fields, but some basic knowledge sure will be useful in his career and make him a better doctor.
Back on topic, I think that the PC and the Internet are amazing tools, which knowing how to use them will make you a better professional in your chosen profession.
I don't know about you but I certainly don't mind if they defrag my living room!
I'm sorry, but in order to defrag your room is required at least 15% of free space.
Don't ruin what