Essays Tagged: "Typewriter"

"Cool it Carrie" by Carrie Andrews

t. Her mom was egared to buy Carrie a computer, but the only thing Carrie was interested in was her typewriter which she had for a couple of years now. Carrie was walking home with her friend Alex one ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.9 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Roger Rosenblatt's "Why I Don't Compute".

use he does not know much about computers at all.Rosenblatt argues that a computer is slower than a typewriter and even handwriting. He believes that the "fast and easy" corrections which a computer p ... while typing on a computer, then they would make the same mistake when hand writing or typing on a typewriter. Either way, they would eventually realize they made a mistake and have to make the corre ...

(3 pages) 31 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The impact of ICT on society.

administration and paper work. As time went on, technology was used to develop machines such as the typewriter, telephone and most importantly, the computer. We now live in an 'information age', a soc ...

(5 pages) 11471 0 3.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

A Technological Revelation: this report takes you through specific technology and how it advanced how we live.

re latest and best of that time. "Between 1860 and 1890 500,000 patents were issued for such as the typewriter, sewing machine, and the phonograph." These inventors and inventions led the way to what ...

(3 pages) 86 1 1.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

A description of setting in the novel T.E.B.

cipation, and introduces the protagonist, Harry Vincent. In the opening scene Harry is sitting at a typewriter trying to gather his thoughts: "It's true that once I was a writer of sort, but for thirt ... g. He has struggled with this internal conflict for some thirty years, and now he is sitting at his typewriter ready to battle his fears.Vanderhaeghe shows a brilliant use of setting, as he uses the p ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is a Biography of William Carlos Williams. It talks about how his life affected his poetry

re time, Williams would write many things including: poems, novels, plays, and essays. He brought a typewriter to his office and wrote in between appointments. His patients were mostly blue-collar wor ...

(2 pages) 22 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Computer Information System

our work, by using computer the work would be more professional, tidy, and fast compare with using typewriter to make a report.An insurance company like Big Red might have to delivered information qu ...

(3 pages) 84 0 4.5 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science


gital video/audio composition, and desktop publishing. Although one can create a typed paper with a typewriter, the computer has more features to do it with. Internet and communications, digital video ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Summary of "The Blob that Ate Everyone"

"yes". Next he had to carry it home. When he got home his dad said "what is that"? He said "it is a typewriter to type my scary stories". When he went to his room he put the type writer down. Then he ... . Zackie said "ever since I wrote down the blob monster was living down in the basement with my new typewriter I began to hear noises".later Alex said "lets go check it out" and Zackie said "no becaus ...

(4 pages) 14 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Computer Information

he computer.Data Input ScenariosPrinted QuestionnairesToday many documents are no longer keyed on a typewriter. A computer is useless without some form of a keyboard; therefore, it is the most logical ...

(4 pages) 128 0 4.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

"Catcher in the Rye" by J. D. Salinger: Why Did Salinger Write This Book?

o to the gym to get his stuff, and near the end, he lies about his mother being sick to a lady at a typewriter. Holden also has impulsive ideas throughout the novel which often land him in various sit ...

(3 pages) 11 0 0.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


lma then walks off into the distance, disappointed and confused.We next see Elisabet sitting at the typewriter finishing up a letter. She is seated by a window but it is almost impossible to see outdo ...

(2 pages) 414 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Ray Douglas Bradbury

ool career. Bradbury decided that in order to further his education, he would spend his days at his typewriter and his nights at the library, reading. Since he needed a way to make some money to get b ...

(2 pages) 526 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


ool career. Bradbury decided that in order to further his education, he would spend his days at his typewriter and his nights at the library, reading. Since he needed a way to make some money to get b ...

(7 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

The Story Of My Life By Helen

e all nothing short of brilliant. Even more astonishing is that these descriptions pour through the typewriter of a woman whose only vision was through her fingertips.Clearly The Story of My Life is o ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


very important in modern technology. If silicon wasn't discovered, this might have been typed on a typewriter. Silicon is on of the main "ingredients" in computers. It also helps women with breast ca ...

(1 pages) 606 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Mastering Computer SKills

skills. It involves typing basically, but when using computers it deviates a little from the common typewriter. There is the enter key replacing the career movement and there are commands (simple ones ...

(3 pages) 41 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

The Rise of Big Business between 1870 and 1920 was accompanied by increasing social conflict.

s of technology during this era. In 1876, Alexander Graham bell patented the telephone and also the typewriter and handheld camera came into use. This helped to spur rapid communication and economic g ...

(6 pages) 37 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers

The lack of user-centered design in common objects and the over-complication of our world through human invention.

tove (or any other piece of machinery) was as hassle-free as opening a refrigerator. So was using a typewriter, a thermostat, and a countless number of other mundane objects. During the past few decad ...

(4 pages) 6 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

In Our Day

ment is typed out and printed in about twenty seconds. Back in the day, papers had to be printed by typewriter, with extra caution being made to avoid spelling mistakes for fear of having to go back a ... final copy, it takes approximately fifteen minutes, twenty if the person is a slow at typing. If a typewriter was needed, the time would be doubled easily, and it would take even longer if it was not ...

(2 pages) 364 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing