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Re: OT: computer keyboard advertisement mentions Quenya

From:Edgard Bikelis <bikelis@...>
Date:Friday, February 29, 2008, 9:41
On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 10:30 PM, T. A. McLeay <conlang@...>

> > The second note is a review I've seen of this beast > < > > > > has this to say about typing on them: "Typing on it, well, sucks. We > kind of hate to say it, but this thing more than likely won't replace > what ever keyboard you're writing your novel on... As a whole it just > requires way too much force to depress keys. And the larger the key, the > more force is required, so enter is easier than space, but harder than > tab. Let's put it this way, we sit around and type all day long and this > thing wore us out in about 30 seconds to a minute. Carpal sufferers, > beware." They probably exaggerate it to some extent, but I would *not* > be buying one of these without trying it extensively first.
Funny, I deliberately use a keyboard with mechanic switches, otherwise I get carpal tunnel syndrome. And it seems I'm not the only one to like it ; ).
> > > -- > Tristan. >


Tristan McLeay <conlang@...>