It's a shorthand system that computers use to save space.
Most German shorthand systems published after 1834 are ultimately based on Gabelsberger's system.
Pitman was asked to create a shorthand system of his own in 1837.
Everything seems to come from there-- shoes, glass, gloves, and now a shorthand system.
Some shorthand systems attempted to ease learning by using characters from the Latin alphabet.
This system quickly became the dominant shorthand system in Sweden.
"Lizard Lips here has taken our pictographs and developed a shorthand system."
There have been efforts to create simpler shorthand systems, which can be learned more quickly.
Sweet wished to produce a shorthand system which could replace longhand in most situations.
The Camiroi are experts at defamation, but they have developed a shorthand system to save time.