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Race Result Details

Racer   (refsteon)
Race Number 1711
Date Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:55:38 +0000
Speed 114 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 95.4%
Rank 1st place (out of 2)
Opponents thenostalgicsailor (2nd place)

Text typed:

Typing competitions provided another test of the Qwerty keyboard. These competitions are somewhat underplayed in the conventional history. In fact, typing contests and demonstrations of speed were fairly common during this period. They involved many different machines, with various manufacturers claiming to hold the speed record.
Famous Fables of Economics, Chapter 4: Fable of the Keys (book) by Stan J. Liebowitz and Stephen E. Margolis (see stats)