The computer has become so common that it’s almost hard to imagine now how we did business before they came along. Now, almost everything we do has a computer component. For instance, any given restaurant, especially if it’s a chain, has a social networking profile page as well as an e-mail list so that customers can receive coupons and be alerted to special deals. Many companies also ask customers to take online surveys in exchange for a gift card or a chance at a prize.
Another way it’s changed is that as we browse online, these companies are constantly advertising Read the rest of this entry »