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[OhGizmo] With The USB Typewriter, The Obsolete Is New Again

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Here’s another oldie, but still good even a couple of years later. We don’t know if this means we’ve been infected with the hipster virus, but we’re sort of digging the above USB Typewriter. Maybe it’s because writing is what we do for a living and old-timey typewriters represent a nostalgic link to writing’s not so distant low-tech past. But we wouldn’t mind typing out these articles from a USB Typewriter, which serves as a fully functional keyboard to your PC, Mac or even tablet but with all the clickety click and carriage return bells from the last century. You can even type with ink on paper, while simultaneously typing on your digital device.

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Show up at a starbucks with this, win.
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Stupid, worthless, probably noisy. The page feels like an April Fool's mockup.
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Originally Posted by AngeloG. View Post

Stupid, worthless, probably noisy. The page feels like an April Fool's mockup.

Well, maybe to you worthless, but to Ron Swanson...
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This is how I view the mechanical keyboard fad.
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The Mechanical Keyboard Club will go absolutely crazy over this! lachen.gif
     
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Like what, do you have to slide the thingy back for it to keep working?
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A hipster's dream come true.businesssmiley.png
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I have this image in my head of someone trying to play BF3 with this thing and constantly having to slide it back and forth.. lol. Made my day thanks.
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I still have one at my house and my grandfather used to used it until he got a PC.
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