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Type Faster by Competing in Races

A fun way to improve your typing speed and accuracy is to join an online typing competition at typrX. This typing competition keeps track of your typing speed, while allowing you to compete against other people, either around the world in public races or with friends in private races. To set up a private race with your friends, follow these simple steps.

  • Once you have a typrX account, click the Create Private Race button on the front page and you’ll be taken to the private race page.
  • From there, copy the track code URL and send it to the friends you want to join the race.
  • You can click the Delay Countdown button to add 10 seconds to the clock if you are waiting on your friend to join the race.

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Jonathan Ive Honored with Knighthood

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Apple’s senior vice president of industrial design, Jonathan Ive, can now demand that his employees and everyone else address him as “Sir.” He’s been made a Knight Commander of the British Empire for his design work at Apple. Although Ive worked at Apple for several years, the arrival of Steve Jobs as CEO in 1995 launched an industrial design revolution at the company that has dramatically influenced products and design aesthetics worldwide. favicon follow link

 

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Dakers Fleming  2012-01-02 06:02
Congratulions, Jonathan. You deserve it, as do all of the people who have worked with you.

Fantastic.