19. Hi-Resolution Screens
What Your Son Will Say: How could you tell the difference?
What We Say: You can't. Hi-resolution screens are great for high-resolution photographs. On the other hand, Twitter pics, Facebook photos, and Farmville images all look the same no matter what computer you buy. Yet we're still training ourselves to shell out an extra $500 for hi-res screens just so we can stream movies and TV shows that have a degraded due to our slow wi-fi connection. You don't need great resolution to see that this trend likely won't last that long.