Original URL: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2001/03/23/zdnet_reg_emulator_triumph/

ZDNet Reg emulator triumph

Speeling now as good as what ours is

By Lester Haines

Posted in Bootnotes, 23rd March 2001 15:48 GMT

Voila! Instant Register

There have been rumours circulating for some time around the Vulture central offices that ZDNet was developing a Register subbing emulator programme.

The idea behind this hush-hush project was to accurately recreate the levels of spelling and sub-editing for which your runaway Reg is rightly famous.

The above screenshot demonstrates that their boffins have succeeded. Dark times lay ahead... ®

Bootnote

As soon as the cat was out of the bag ZDNet reverted to the unemulated version. Check out ZDNet English in all its subbed glory here.