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One in four people in Lincolnshire don't know how to write and send an email, according to government figures.
There are fears the lack of basic IT knowledge is stopping people from getting jobs and it might affect them when changes to the benefits system come into place.
Universal Credit, which is replacing some benefits and tax credits next month, is administered online by claimants.
It's claimed some people don't feel they need to learn how to use a computer, while others blame poor internet access across the county.
In 1994, lawyer Laurence Canter, along with his partner Martha Siegel, became the first person to spam online users. He explains how it all began. (Image: Spam folder, Credit: Getty Images.)