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Old 17.12.2011, 03:45
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Need to give my fingers a rest now
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The soft keyboard buttons seem to help as opposed to the desktop keyboard at work...
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Old 17.12.2011, 12:57
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The soft keyboard buttons seem to help as opposed to the desktop keyboard at work...
I'm just out to beat Phil at this point
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Old 17.12.2011, 14:11
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I'm just out to beat Phil at this point
then i'd better put a new score in



Words per minute (WPM) 102 Keystrokes 527 Correct words 102 Wrong words 2 You reached 510 Points so you achieved position 784 of 50550 on the ranking list (last 24 hours)
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Old 17.12.2011, 14:18
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Now that I'm home and back to a qwerty keyboad and I've cut my nails all hell will break loose.
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Old 17.12.2011, 14:23
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Second place is worst place.
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Old 17.12.2011, 14:24
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I had to change the batteries on my keyboard after finishing the test..!!
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Old 17.12.2011, 19:15
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At least I know I could have a career as a secretary after my PhD
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Old 17.12.2011, 19:33
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Visit the Typing Test and try!

Rubbish... interestingly I can do it much better in German than in English. German efficiency I guess...
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Old 17.12.2011, 19:34
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I'm just not as fast as I used to be...
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Old 17.12.2011, 22:29
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BAZINGA

At least I know I could have a career as a secretary after my PhD

arghhh! well done! but you didn't paste the number of keystrokes! as thats more important because the speed will vary slightly depending on the average length of words... ok game on!
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Old 17.12.2011, 22:41
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I think it was 540.
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arghhh! well done! but you didn't paste the number of keystrokes! as thats more important because the speed will vary slightly depending on the average length of words... ok game on!
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I think it was 540.
sounds to me like an invalid submission - better luck next time!
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Old 17.12.2011, 23:01
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Re: EF Challenge: How fast can you type? [Go on!]

I think i've hit a barrier, I can't go past 480 strokes

Edit: just did 499 strokes! Time to cut my nails, my fingers keep slipping when I hit the buttons! (This could really have a secondary meaning now!)

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Old 18.12.2011, 00:01
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I'm pretty sure the keystrokes is taken into account when calculating the final result...
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Barrier broken!



Words per minute (WPM) 100 Keystrokes 514 Correct words 99 Wrong words 2 You reached 499 Points so you achieved position 758 of 34525 on the ranking list (last 24 hours)
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Old 18.12.2011, 17:39
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Awesome so now you went from third to being....third...
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New PB though...

Now the challenge really starts, just need to practice typing the words that annoy me most: America, Indian and people!
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