Thursday, May 19, 2016

Tyler Cowen — How does China use the QWERTY keyboard?

In case you were wondering.

Marginal Revolution
How does China use the QWERTY keyboard?
Tyler Cowen | Holbert C. Harris Chair of Economics at George Mason University and serves as chairman and general director of the Mercatus Center


Bob said...

Why are we still using QWERTY? It was designed during the era of mechanical typewriters and is intended to slow a typist's speed. It reduces productivity.

Tom Hickey said...


Bob said...

Conclusion: through force of habit, and stubbornness.

Perhaps if QWERTY were shown to cause impotence there'd be a push for change.