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A tag for puzzles dependent upon some degree of computer literacy - for instance, requiring basic familiarity with operating system usage, encryption or programming.

As discussed in "Tag proposal for puzzles that require computer literacy", this tag is designated for questions where the solution requires computer literacy.

Vaguely, this means that the puzzle may have:

  • Some element of operating system usage skill
  • Some requirement of computer programming skill
  • Some knowledge of image and/or other encoding techniques
  • Familiarity with digital communication

Compare with the tag.