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Silicon Valley experts train inmates for tech jobs

...homework. Banned from the Internet to prevent networking with other criminals, they take notes on keyboard-like word processors or with pencil on paper.The program is still "bootstrapping," as its organizers say, with just 12 graduates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-24/silicon-valley-experts-tra
Practically human: Can smart machines do your job?

...arrange their own meetings and trips. Over the same period, the number of telephone operators plunged by 64 percent, word processors and typists by 63 percent, travel agents by 46 percent and bookkeepers by 26 percent, according to Labor Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-28/practically-human-can-smar
Fewer pupils use cursive when writing

...high school, most students use word processors for assignments or print their...homes means more students use word processors for school work. Also, schools...he said. With the ubiquity of word processors and the "please print" requests...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/25/liv_508843.shtml
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...Wellesley, Mass., where students who wrote compositions for the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System on word processors scored higher than those who wrote on paper. Out of a possible 20 points, essays written on computers were graded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/23/bus_293407.shtml
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Magic Spell fits in Windows

...thesaurus and other features, such as automatically backing up everything you type, analyzing word usage and more. Most word processors come with their own spell-checker, but spelling is important everywhere. A universal checker can save you from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/02/18/tec_204220.shtml
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Himowitz on computers: When past, present collide

...options for converting your old files. Today's word processors (Word, WordPerfect, Lotus WordPro, Microsoft Works...you haven't lost the contents of the file. Most word processors have a "Save As" function buried somewhere in their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/16/tec_244881.shtml
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Nader wants guarantees for Windows alternatives

...desktop computers and is sold already installed by nearly all the major computer makers. Other programs, such as word processors or spreadsheets, work in conjunction with a computer's system software. There are relatively obscure products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/16/tec_231060.shtml
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Nader wants to ensure sale of Windows alternatives

...desktop computers and is sold already installed by nearly all the major computer makers. Other programs, such as word processors or spreadsheets, work in conjunction with a computer's system software. There are relatively obscure products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/15/tec_230972.shtml
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WTO finalizes infotech trade pact with 39 countries

...semiconductor manufacturing equipment, software and scientific instruments. Products covered by the agreement include word processors, laptop computers, CD-ROMS, telephone sets, fax machines, answering machines, modems, calculators, ATM machines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/27/tec_205958.shtml
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Microsoft's OneNote a new way of thinking about information

...right next to each other, with none of the line and column constraints of a regular word processor. And speaking of word processors, you can capture an image of an entire Word 2003 document and drop it into a OneNote page. Video? Drop it in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/06/liv_427720.shtml
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