A number of the "muddiest points" from the session(s) on August 10 I've answered previously, so I will direct you to answers that you'll find here on this blog:
- How do you set up a "news aggregator" — and what is RSS?
- Using "paste special" to copy text off of the Internet into a Word document
- How to change the default start page of your browser
- Which is better, text or images?
- What's podcasting?
- Coping with geekspeak
In a separate post, I've answered the question "Why bother with technology?"
And finally, someone wanted to know how to find things on Google. I would argue that they didn't mean Google, they meant finding things on the Internet…