Reply to post: Re: Touch screens

I could throttle you right about now: US Navy to ditch touchscreens after kit blamed for collision

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Re: Touch screens

> Why do cars need electric parking brakes?

Because electric parking brakes are vastly cheaper to build than old-fashioned mechanical ones, and they sound pleasingly high-tech.

(Any stupid technical decision can usually easily be explained by "because it's cheaper".)

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