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In a ground-breaking way* NMRM Corp presents the
scrolls and plastic sheet text editor.
One scroll goes above the pc screen, and one below
The scrolls hold about 50m of transparent film.
By dint of a camera and OCR software, the rollers
synchronize with the text as you edit the
The plastic film allows you to tippex bits out and the
small pockets on the film are for post-it notes.
After the document is finally edited to your
satisfaction, take out the film and wash off the
tippex, and sling the notes away.
* A freak gust of wind blew the cast iron prototype
out of a 5th
window storey onto the garden. You can't get more
ground breaking than that. The petunias may never
be the same again.
||Superior in every way to Micro$hit Word ... [+]
||What is this microsoft you speak of...linux, linux,
linux, even if drives me up the wall sometimes.
||I tried getting used to Linux Mint for a bit. But Im
too old of a Windows dog to try and learn new
tricks I guess.
||I gave up MS Word at home over a decade ago and once had to work on a Word doc in Open Office. I copied an office document for the styles, deleted all and removed history to start a fresh document and then sent it home via email. The early import to Open Office revealed not only a retained history of the current company but the previous one as well including their company logo. Quite shocking.