[thelist] CMS twisties

Sam Foster sam at sam-i-am.com
Tue Oct 26 09:01:07 CDT 2004

> The Apple HCI/UI designers used to call them "flippies" or "flippy
> triangles", as selecting them causes the data to "flip" into view,
> which I believe was first used in a third party outliner app some years
> ago.

well, over here we call them norgies. To similar incredulity from our 
clients :) I don't know the origin, I have just been gravely informed 
several times that this is the correct and appropriate term.


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