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Will the Kalq keyboard finally spell the end for qwerty?

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Researchers at the University of St Andrews have developed a split-screen keyboard that they claim can increase typing speeds for touchscreen users. Will it get the thumbs up?Since the arrival of touchscreen tablets, our opposable thumbs have evolved to a whole new level of refinement. It has become second nature...
Will the Kalq keyboard finally spell the end for qwerty?

Where My Dogs At? Not Caring About This New Pet App Because Dogs Can't Use Smartphones

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A user. Dogs, creatures that lack opposable thumbs and thus the ability to read or operate any device, now have a social network–sort of. Where My Dogs At, a new, grammatically incorrect app, that locates nearby dog-friendly locales and rates them with user reviews. Think Yelp for animals that make that noise a lot. And...
Where My Dogs At? Not Caring About This New Pet App Because Dogs Can't Use Smartphones

RFID Tagged Cows Start Tweeting

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A herd of dairy cows from the University of Waterloo might be the first of the bovine species to use Twitter. The cows brag about milk production, RFID transponder glitches, eating habits, technical issues with the “Mr. Terminator” milking machines and the specific nuances of which teats perform best.Some...
RFID Tagged Cows Start Tweeting
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I'd be all thumbs with a non-qwerty keyboard | Morven Crumlish

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Touch-typing has been more useful to me than all my other skills and qualifications. The new Kalq keyboard is not for meWhat's got two thumbs and can type 65 words a minute? This guy! Researchers have designed a new keyboard layout for tablets and smartphones which leaves eight of the...
I'd be all thumbs with a non-qwerty keyboard | Morven Crumlish
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