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Men aren't as good at something as they think they are, study finds

Men aren't as good at something as they think they are, study finds
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It's a classic situation. Before the era of smartphones and GPS tracking, when my husband would take the wrong exit on the freeway, a quiet war would begin. "Should we ask for directions?," I'd ask.

I'm sure you know how this all-too-common road trip story ends.

Even in the age of GPS, however, there's still one other spot where your Mr.-Fix-It might exaggerate his abilities: Your home computer.

A study commissioned by Crucial, a computer hardware manufacturer, looked into how much people actually know about fixing their computers. What it found was that two out of three men think that they'd rather take a DIY approach to fixing their computers.

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