What a hoot reading the different ways a ‘study’ ‘finding’ that browser choice has been correlated to IQ has been (cough) ‘reported’…

People with higher IQ are shunning Internet Explorer: study

IE Users Have Lower IQ Than Users of Other Web Browsers [STUDY]

Internet Explorer Users are More Stupid Than Others: Study

Internet Explorer Users Are Dumber Than Chrome and Opera Users

It’s Official: IE Users Have a Lower IQ! » SitePoint

Jeez, one-eyed, anyone?

Of course, we can’t run IE on our Macs*, no matter how ‘dumb’ we are…

– P

* I try to avoid running Microsoft anything, although recently had an extremely good experience (I mean it) using a MS’s Remote Desktop Connection software to log in to a (ahem) remote desktop — it ‘just worked’.


4 Aug, (Not a) Surprise! The ‘study’ was a hoax, complete with bogus research firm, according to the sucked-in BBC …

A number of media organisations, including the BBC, reported on the research, put out by Canadian firm ApTiquant.
It later emerged that the company’s website was only recently set up and staff images were copied from a legitimate business in Paris.

Someone’s got a sense of humour!