JohnLBevan
  • Member for 8 years, 1 month
  • Last seen more than a month ago
Perception of problems when informed of an issue?
Accepted answer
1 votes

Selective Perception seemed the most appropriate; though the more general term Cognitive Bias would also be appropriate. Selective Perception: The tendency for expectations to affect perception. ...

View answer
How do I translate “Zwangsrouter”?
1 votes

Perhaps “locked router“ would be appropriate. I.e. some mobiles are locked in to the network provider, which is essentially the same concept.

View answer
Common phrases for something that appears good but is actually bad
0 votes

There's wonderclout: "something that looks good on the outside but proves to be utterly worthless". Note: This isn't a word in common usage today; very few people would know what you meant if you ...

View answer