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    (Original post by jeremy1988)
    Yes, I can type 80 words per minute. That's why I don't like touchscreens... because I can type so much faster on a conventional keyboard. I always want a real computer with a real keyboard whenever possible, and only want to use my phone in a pinch.

    It also doesn't help that I like to write things out a lot more than I like to sit back and passively consume content. I can never watch a YouTube video without wanting to write out a three paragraph comment on it.
    I dislike touch screens too! I'm hanging onto my old phone with buttons because I don't want to have a touch screen phone, but I'm starting to think they are unavoidable
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    (Original post by Leviathan1741)
    I dislike touch screens too! I'm hanging onto my old phone with buttons because I don't want to have a touch screen phone, but I'm starting to think they are unavoidable
    It's very difficult, and you have to hunt down specific models. A lot of people use small Bluetooth keyboard attachments or cases for their phones, though. I personally just prefer carrying a Microsoft Surface with a Type Cover. I only use my phone for GPS, phone calls, taking pictures, and texting really short messages like "Come get me now. Class was out early today." Once in a while I'll do an online search for something.

    I don't like apps or games very much, and I use my 3DS for games because I prefer real buttons and stylus input. I think I'm just too old and set in my ways to adapt to touchscreens. I am 28, and I hated the iPhone when it came out. I'm annoyed that the market followed the trend set by it, and I complain about everything becoming more "Apple-like" with fewer options and simplified GUIs that look like they were designed for illiterate people over time.
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    (Original post by jeremy1988)
    It's very difficult, and you have to hunt down specific models. A lot of people use small Bluetooth keyboard attachments or cases for their phones, though. I personally just prefer carrying a Microsoft Surface with a Type Cover. I only use my phone for GPS, phone calls, taking pictures, and texting really short messages like "Come get me now. Class was out early today." Once in a while I'll do an online search for something.

    I don't like apps or games very much, and I use my 3DS for games because I prefer real buttons and stylus input. I think I'm just too old and set in my ways to adapt to touchscreens. I am 28, and I hated the iPhone when it came out.
    Yeah, I think I will just have to put up with it though and get used to the touch screens
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    Yeah, I can, but not with proper technique. The autocorrect on my laptop helps a lot with mistyping, albeit a little aggressive.
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    I mostly touch type on my laptop but I do only type with my two index fingers but I'm a fairly fast typer so I guess that's pretty cool
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    I can, to some extent but I don't quite know where all the punctuation is . I do rely on backspace though. I'd suck at an actual type writer.
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    (Original post by Kvothe the arcane)
    I can, to some extent but I don't quite know where all the punctuation is . I do rely on backspace though. I'd suck at an actual type writer.
    I used to have a typewriter! I was constantly making mistakes with it!
 
 
 
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