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The audio setting

The previous paragraph adopted the metaphor of a document being marks on paper. In contrast, in the audio setting, we have the ear, which is passive, and a document that is scrolling away in a linear fashion. This makes the goal of achieving an audio analogue to the printed page seemingly difficult.

TV Raman
Thu Mar 9 20:10:41 EST 1995