Over the years, the design of the hole puncher hasn’t changed much. Its primary function is still to cut through a stack of paper, and Google is now paying tribute.
“Today we celebrate 131 years of the hole puncher, an understated – but essential – artifact of German engineering,” Google wrote. “As modern workplaces trek further into the digital frontier, this centuries-old tool remains largely, wonderfully, the same.”
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