Touch-typing with a stylus

  title={Touch-typing with a stylus},
  author={David Goldberg and Cate Richardson},
  journal={Proceedings of the INTERACT '93 and CHI '93 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  • David GoldbergCate Richardson
  • Published 1 May 1993
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the INTERACT '93 and CHI '93 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
One of the attractive features of keyboards is that they support novice as well as expert users. Novice users enter text using “hunt-and-peck,” experts use touch-typing. Although it takes time to learn touch-typing, there is a large payoff in faster operation. In contrast to keyboarda, pen-based computers have only a novice mode for text entry in which users print text to a character recognize. An electronic pen (or stylus) would be more attractive as an input device if it supported expert… 

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