TEN THUMBS TYPING TUTOR — NOW FOR MAC OS X, TOO
Runtime Revolution announces new release of acclaimed educational program
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Edinburgh, Scotland. 18th June 2002
Runtime Revolution today released Ten Thumbs Typing Tutor 2.3. The new
version brings full Mac OS X compatibility to Ten Thumbs, along with other
enhancements, refinements, and new features.
Ten Thumbs has received critical acclaim for its easy-to-use, step-by-step
approach to learning keyboard skills:
* Fun on screen characters help to engage learners.
* Skill tests provide feedback and target areas for additional practice.
* A structured set of tutorials guides learners in their study.
Ten Thumbs is appropriate for learners of all ages, and is used in schools,
at home, in colleges, universities and industries, including call centers
and financial services organizations.
“We’re delighted to bring our multi-award winning Ten Thumbs package to Mac
OS X — it’s the first keyboard-skills package to make it onto Mac OS X,”
said Kevin Miller, Runtime’s Managing Director. “Touch typing is to a
computer what learning to steer is to a car. It’s great that OS X users now
have an easy and fun program to learn this essential skill.”
Ten Thumbs Typing Tutor is now available for all major personal-computer
* OS X
* Classic Mac OS
* Windows 95/98/2000/NT/ME/XP
A free trial version of Ten Thumbs is available from:
*** Special Offers! ***
Runtime Revolution also announced the continuation of its half-price
student offer. The offer is extended to students who attend schools that
own a multi-user pack of Ten Thumbs, and lets the student purchase his or
her own copy for only $12.97.
The special offer webpage can be found at:
ABOUT TEN THUMBS TYPING TUTOR
Ten Thumbs is a leading typing tutor available for all major platforms. The
program was first released as “Learn To Type” in 1995 and has been in
continuous use and development since. Ten Thumbs is priced at $25.95 and is
available for download from the company’s web site. Substantial discounts
are available with multi-user packs, which start at $19.50 (minimum ten
users). There are also low cost upgrades available to those with single and
Ten Thumbs is written using Revolution, Runtime Revolution’s
state-of-the-art software development environment.
ABOUT RUNTIME REVOLUTION LTD
Runtime Revolution Limited is committed to the development of cutting-edge
professional programming software and engaging educational applications.
For more information about the company and its products, visit Runtime
Revolution at (http://www.runrev.com), or mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.