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@...>
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 ; ).
> 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.