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Remember the term "user-friendly"? It's important for designers in the computer and software design arenas to understand how people most often think about how to search or otherwise use computers and computer programs. They need to know what makes logical and/or intuitive sense when using computers, particularly to a majority of users. As examples, understanding something about sensory perceptions, memory, problem-solving and decision-making -- all aspects of Cognitive Psychology -- is critical.