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Date
2009 ca.
Photographer
Scriv, Johnny
Copyright Owner
© iStockphoto.com/Johnny Scriv
Object ID
500004712

Most early handhelds sported tiny keys that reduced even touch typists to hunt-and-peck. In the mid 1990s, effective handwriting recognition—and the two-thumb keyboards popularized by RIM—offered relief.