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Tue Nov 16 08:06:29 CST 2010
Kevin Miller wrote:
> I'm leaning towards shortening the banner time to 5 seconds.
That would be a very good option, IMO.
When SuperCard introduced a splash screen delay they originally went for
10 seconds, but I suggested they try the breath-holding test: when the
splash screen appears simply hold your breath until it goes away.
Sure, 10 seconds isn't a long time for most folks to hold their breath,
but doing so it makes one very aware of how much time passes.
On paper or in a meeting, 10 second sounds like a short time. But in
actual use it feels like a very long time.
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