WORLD'S FASTEST TYPIST
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Who is the world's fastest typist?
Amazingly the world's fastest typist failed her high
school typing course.
Barbara Blackburn of Salem, Oregon received an I-minus, the "I" standing for
Inferior, in typing but that was before finding out about the Dvorak keyboard.
The typewriter was invented in 1866 by Carlos
Glidden, Samuel Soulé, and Christopher Latham Sholes and in an effort to prevent
jamming of the keys they designed the QWERTY keyboard to slow down typists.
With the invention of the
Barbara Blackburn found her niche and became the
world's fastest typist with her top speed being recorded at 212 wpm.
The Dvorak Keyboard Layout
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