Tom Hanks Created a Typewriter App For The iPad And People Are Obsessed With It

Tom hanks hanx writer app

Sep. 8 2014, Published 3:24 p.m. ET

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Who knew Tom Hanks was so...techy? The actor has #blessed the world with the coolest new app we've seen in a long time—the Hanx Writer, which turns your keyboard into an old-timey typewriter. And it comes just in time for back-to-school!

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The fancy new app, which has clicks and sounds reminiscent of actual typewriters, is already number one at the App store. But why are people so obsessed with it? What kind of features make it so darn cool? Click on over to to find out more about Hanx Writer and why you totally want one.

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What do you think of Hanx Writer? Cool idea or not so much? Will you download the app? Tweet us @OKMagazine.


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