Re: [NTLK] Tablet in OS X and gestures

From: Thomas Isenbarger (
Date: Mon Mar 28 2005 - 09:26:40 PST

On Mar 28, 2005, at 09:34, Jon Glass wrote:

> I"m curious how a tablet would work, considering you don't get the=20
> visual feedback on the tablet, like you do on the Newton's touch=20
> screen.... I mean, you write on the tablet, but the ink shows up on
> the=20=
> screen, in a completely different place. Is this counter-intuitive?
> Or=20=
> does it work ok? Does your handwriting suffer, of can you still
> print=20
> and write neatly? Curious minds want to know. :-)

I find it significantly more difficult writing on a tablet than using
the Newton. Maybe I would get better with practise, but it is
difficult in my experience.


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