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Like the one involving Pop Rocks and a soda? Or maybe the one that has nothing to do with candy, but everything to do with a dark road and a dude with a hook for a hand.
Legends, myths and fantasy all make for a great narrative and powerful storytelling, but they should never be taken at face value.
Did you know that even in the world of Information Technology, where logic should reign supreme, there are multiple myths still at play? Here’s a look at some of the most popular.
• Macs don’t get viruses
I’m not sure who started this rumor (probably a Macintosh employee) but it is far from the truth. Macbooks and all other Apple computers DO get viruses.
Since most people use PCs rather than Macs, there are more instances of viruses in non-Mac users. Mac users need antivirus too.
• BitTorrent is illegal