Kerning

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Many sophisticated word processors like Microsoft Word or Open Office Writer support the skill to correct kern or the character spacing.

In a well-kerned font, the two-dimensional blank spaces between each pair of characters all have a visually similar area.

For example, when the characters A and V are placed next to each other, they can take up less total space if they overlap. This is because the right part of the A and the left part of the V fit together.

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The computer mouse as we know it today was invented and developed by Douglas Engelbart, with the assistance of Bill English, during the 1960’s and was patented on November 17, 1970