Typewriter

04.24.15
Selfie typewriter hammers out ASCII portraits
04.24.15

Selfie typewriter hammers out ASCII portraits

Dimitry Morozov, better known as vtol, is a Russian musician, engineer and artist who decided that...

By D. Cooper,   04.24.15
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10.17.14
Love Comic Sans? Then this is the typewriter for you
10.17.14

Love Comic Sans? Then this is the typewriter for you

Hey, sometimes actions speak louder than words fonts. And if you really, really like Comic Sans, t...

By E. Alvarez,   10.17.14
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10.17.14
Student upgrades a 1930s typewriter for modern-day messaging
10.17.14

Student upgrades a 1930s typewriter for modern-day messaging

When people restore old typewriters, they mostly just make them (1) look new and (2) usable again....

By M. Moon,   10.17.14
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08.19.14
Tom Hanks' Hanx Writer typewriter app is a surprisingly fun writing tool
08.19.14

Tom Hanks' Hanx Writer typewriter app is a surprisingly fun writing tool

Celebrities throwing their names behind products are nothing new. Ronald Reagan hawked cigarettes,...

By J. Bond,   08.19.14
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12.16.13
Clack-Clack FACE gives a typewriter new life as a text-based portrait painter
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12.16.13

Clack-Clack FACE gives a typewriter new life as a text-based portrait painter

There's something oddly romantic about taking a piece of archaic technology and giving it new life...

By T. O'Brien,   12.16.13
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08.12.11
IBM exec says PC is 'going the way of the typewriter,' kills our birthday buzz
08.12.11

IBM exec says PC is 'going the way of the typewriter,' kills our birthday buzz

Well, this is awkward. As the IBM PC celebrates its 30th birthday today, one of its original desi...

By A. Toor,   08.12.11
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07.27.11
IBM Selectric Typewriter turns 50, yells at tablets to get off its lawn
07.27.11

IBM Selectric Typewriter turns 50, yells at tablets to get off its lawn

Imagine all of the waiting rooms and typing classes it's seen in its half-century on earth. IBM t...

By B. Heater,   07.27.11
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03.06.11
Olivetti launches OliPad tablet, second coming of the typewriter?
03.06.11

Olivetti launches OliPad tablet, second coming of the typewriter?

It's a sign of the times: a company originally known for typewriters, and struggling to find its pla...

By C. Trout,   03.06.11
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10.31.10
Interactive fiction meets interactive typewriter, pilfers the kingdoms of Zork (video)
10.31.10

Interactive fiction meets interactive typewriter, pilfers the kingdoms of Zork (video)

You are standing in an open field as usual, or perhaps you're in the darkness, likely to be eaten b...

By Sean Hollister,   10.31.10
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