Posts Tagged ‘Organization’

Pinyin and the Chinese Typewriter

August 26, 2010

While in Paris, I also made contact with the Musée des Arts et Métiers, where I was able to view the various Chinese and Japanese machines in their collection. In my ongoing effort to track Read the rest of this entry »


From the Chinese typewriter to the Chinese computer…

June 13, 2009

Blurring the Line: From the Chinese Typewriter to the Chinese Computer

I just returned from my third oral history session with the Chinese inventor mentioned in my posts in March and May. This time, Iwas finally equipped with a digital camera, and comfortable enough in our working relationship to use it. I took a whole memory chip’s worth of photographs of the machine, which is exquisite.