QWERTY phenomenon - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the tendency to continue using the first available system or product despite the fact that new ideas or new technology could provide better alternatives

    There is also the QWERTY phenomenon, where a good or bad idea becomes really bad and sticks because it is ingrained in usage.

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 17/03/2016