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Nevermind why you need to be able to sort people at an incredibly high rate of speed; here's a start on it. (Read
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|"I'm particularly fascinated by this because in a previous life I wrote documentation for the Unisys DP1800 document sorter. Imagine about a half-dozen pool table-sized machines lined up; you start grabbing checks or other flimsy documents and then you shoot them past an optical character recognition scanner at about 25 feet per second. Before the document has gone more than a couple of feet, you've determined what it is and decided what to print on it. Then zip! you shoot it out and then into an appropriate pocket for later retrieval."
(Bill Christensen 6/10/2008 4:47:17 AM)
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