Two guys were hiking through the forest
when they came upon a grizzly bear.
As the huge bear reared up on its hind
legs, one of the hikers took off his
backpack, pulled out some running
shoes, sat down, and began to put them
on. "You'll never be able to outrun the
bear!" yelled the second hiker. "I don't
have to outrun the bear," the first hiker
replied. "I only have to outrun you!"
Like the first hiker, you can "outrun"
your competition by using a computer.
Of course, getting started in computing
is confusing. You'll have lots of
questions, and, most of all, you'll worry
that the computer and programs you
buy will be instantly