Re: OT: computer keyboard advertisement mentions Quenya
|From:||Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, March 1, 2008, 20:26|
On Feb 28, 2008, at 8:40 PM, li_sasxsek@NUTTER.NET wrote:
>> [mailto:CONLANG@listserv.brown.edu] On Behalf Of Mark J. Reed
>> Ans who else remembers light pens, the poor man's touch screen? :)
> Had one.
I had one too, for my Commodore 128. I think it cost $70 in the late
'80s. I loved it, especially to draw with, and have often wondered
why they didn't really catch on, but I guess it might be (as
Wikipedia says) the ergonomic problems involved.