Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 25th Oct 2012 14:52 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless When Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone, one of its most prominent and most controversial features was the on-screen keyboard. In as world dominated by devices with physical keyboards, it was seen as a joke, something that could never work. We know better by now, of course, but while I still prefer the physical feel and clicks of a real keyboard, a recent new endeavour of mine has made me appreciate the on-screen keyboard in a whole new way.
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RE[2]: What about Turkish?
by earksiinni on Fri 26th Oct 2012 09:07 UTC in reply to "RE: What about Turkish?"
earksiinni
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I will defer to your wisdom on this, but while Altaic is controversial my understanding is that the real controversy is over the so-called "Ural-Altaic" formation, which supposedly would bring in Finnish and Hungarian, as well. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ural–Altaic_languages

My point was more that there are major non-Indo-European languages in Europe...or close to Europe, depending on who's counting.

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