Typing Challenge in the Orbotix Office [VIDEO]

Every Friday, the Orbotix team gathers together to discuss the week’s progress and hash out our exciting plans for Sphero’s future. Most companies call this a meeting. But most companies don’t sit cross-legged in a circle, eating lunch and competing for a highly coveted parking pass to the downstairs garage. Each week, this pass is granted to a lucky individual who wins some sort of trivia. Typically, the trivia is a succession of outrageously technical, highly advanced programming questions. The marketing team rarely wins. But last Friday, the game changed.

Whitney, our Marketing Coordinator, challenged Gerred, our Web Engineer, to a typing duel (remember, Orbotix is a tech start-up). Both boasted typing speeds in the 100 WPM-range. See what happens when a blonde races a man with no symbols on his keyboard. Nerf-darts and heckling ensue…