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by inautilus
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Well, I'm still not sure ... I'm going off of the latest information I have, not being sure if there has been a platform definitively committed to at this point. What I have is what you kindly posted: https://forum.swissmicros.com/download/file.php?id=430 And I see colour in the bezel area. Is the c...
by inautilus
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

@dlachieze For a long time .... Stop Lights have been standardized. Red ball is top or left side of the array, amber ball is to the right of or below red. Green ball is below or to the right of amber. Turn arrows follow the same pattern. The colour blind may not be able to tell the colors apart, but...
by inautilus
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Please forgive me ... but will the screen of the intended hardware (yet to be committed to) be able to display colour?
by inautilus
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Then I must admit I misunderstood your post: I thought you were showing the HP-35S as your example of good shift key design. If not, however, why did you show this calculator at all? This world is enigmatic ... Though the HP tradition is simply f, g, and h for calculators with more than one shift k...
by inautilus
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

@Walter: Yes, I agree. The principle ... is the thing. From a guiding principle point of view (in the HP tradition at least) ... I am proposing that cleaner and leaner is the way to go. That means colour only. Haven't mentioned anything on arrows. However, I suppose one could posit that they might b...
by inautilus
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Consider a pared down, cleaner aesthetic. Consider no letter ... at all. Eliminate any (and all) unnecessary clutter. What needs to be communicated by these keys (their sole purpose) can be achieved more efficiently, indeed more effectively ... by the use colour alone. I propose/contend that this pa...
by inautilus
Mon Jun 24, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: PDF of DM42 Quick Reference Guide
Replies: 24
Views: 10198

Re: PDF of DM42 Quick Reference Guide

Please include me in your mail-out as well. I only hope I can return the favour in the future. Thank you ... very much!
by inautilus
Sat Jun 15, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Gentlemen, having not heard back yet, can I assume that the most up-yo-date iteration of the 43s keyboard is the following ...? I fear I may not have this right. Please advise. Thank you.
by inautilus
Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 750
Views: 105836

Re: 43S News

Gentlemen ... very impressive project! Almost overwhelmingly ambitious. Many ... MANY... moving parts. I am truly in awe of those that are holding it all together. Up until now I've only been watching from the sidelines as a new (although highly interested) non-contributor. I would be very grateful ...