Rascals are always sociable, and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others company. Arthur Schopenhauer

Most of the ThinkPads’ unique features, as I’ve realized upon writing this article, are long gone. The only remaining part of the legendary ThinkPad ergonomics is its TrackPoint. At the same time, the combination of mediocre keyboard layout and just average palmrest make ThinkPads less suitable for comfortable typing sessions anyway, somewhat reducing the real TrackPoint advantage to mere sentiment.

Ten years of ThinkPadding