Re: Surface and Tech Writing

Subject: Re: Surface and Tech Writing
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: Techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2014 08:37:09 -0700

No. I have an iPad but it's less efficient than a laptop for
everything except reading.

I had a laptop with a touchscreen and the ergonomics were dreadful. I
think it's a fundamentally flawed design, just like having the
keyboard attached to the screen. A multipoint touchpad might be useful
for certain tasks.

On Wed, Jun 4, 2014 at 8:51 PM, Jim Jones <han4yu3 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Does anyone use a tablet or a Surface Pro for this business of tech writing?

Doc-To-Help 2014 v1 now available. SharePoint 2013 support, NetHelp enhancements, and more. Read all about it.

Learn more:


You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-leave -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Looking for articles on Technical Communications? Head over to our online magazine at

Looking for the archived Techwr-l email discussions? Search our public email archives @


Surface and Tech Writing: From: Jim Jones

Previous by Author: Re: Standard features and those you buy
Next by Author: Re: Indexing tool?
Previous by Thread: Surface and Tech Writing
Next by Thread: Re: Surface and Tech Writing

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads