On the Essential Challenges of Technology and Software Development

We’re not working in an ideal world here — we’re making standards for them to be applied in the real world. So we’re not going to look at something that would revolutionize the keyboard completely. We want something that’s usable, something that’s economically feasible. We want it to work.

— Philippe Magnabosco, project manager seeking to improve French-language computer keyboards, as quoted on The Verge