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Forget the spouse, your desktop understands you better   
Tuesday, January 23 2007 @ 02:00 PM EST
Contributed by: sde

Forget what your spouse looks like? Having trouble remembering you're married? There might be a good reason for that: 65 percent of PC users spend more time in front of their monitors than interfacing with their spouses.

A recent survey of more than 1,000 Americans 18 and older with PC and broadband Internet access, shows 84 percent of respondents say they are more dependent on their PCs "in their everyday lives" than they were three years ago.

The increasing dependence on technology is partly to blame, according to industry research firm Kelton Research, which conducted the survey on behalf of automation vendor SupportSoft.

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