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One of my occasional signature lines on usenet is

"It was a typical net.exercise. A screaming mob pounding on a greasy spot on the pavement, where used to lie the carcass of a dead horse."

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The JAM wrote:No, THIS is a keyboard: http://www.artlebedev.com/everything/optimus/ I hope they have it in two-hand ergonomic style.
A couple of things of interest from their blog page:

They will start taking preorders on 12/12, but they've been silent as to price and delivery date.

In a post on 11/21, they say that "not every" key will have a display. To keep costs down, they're skipping the spacebar, shift keys, etc.

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MikeVanPelt wrote:One of my occasional signature lines on usenet is

"It was a typical net exercise. A screaming mob pounding on a greasy spot on the pavement, where used to lie the carcass of a dead horse."
Take a genuine "first LOL of the day" point.
"What was that popping noise ?"
"A paradigm shifting without a clutch."
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Squeaky Bunny wrote:He forgot pummeling a deceased equine. :wink:
That would make White Pony cry. And you really don't want to see a grown unicorn cry.

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Can't blame you, Calbeck.

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Calbeck wrote:
Squeaky Bunny wrote:He forgot pummeling a deceased equine. :wink:
That would make White Pony cry. And you really don't want to see a grown unicorn cry.
An upset uni with a sharp pointy horn would make me cry. :(
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Squeaky Bunny wrote:An upset uni with a sharp pointy horn would make me cry. :(
Yeah... I know SOMEbody felt that pain before!!!

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