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[APP] [KEYBOARD] BlindType - no accuracy needed

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22nd July 2010, 07:38 PM   |  #1  
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Hello,
have you seen BlindType?




http://www.blindtype.com/

*UPDATE*
Guess what! Google bought BlindType (german)

This could end up as an Android only Keyboard now as it was originally planned for Android and iPhone
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22nd July 2010, 07:47 PM   |  #2  
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That is pretty sick!
22nd July 2010, 07:51 PM   |  #3  
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I am going to go ahead and say that it uses magic to do it. I couldn't imagine the work gone into that prediction algorithm. Wow.
22nd July 2010, 08:04 PM   |  #4  
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Before anyone else says it ... "How's the battery life?" Lol.

Not like I care though about the battery life. This should be pretty interesting when it comes out.
22nd July 2010, 08:19 PM   |  #5  
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I also find it really awesome
I hope it's getting released with german.. not english only :|
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I think I know how this works, I think it uses your key presses as points in a path, similar to how swype uses direction changes, looks very clever!

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Quote:
Originally Posted by benman27

I think I know how this works, I think it uses your key presses as points in a path, similar to how swype uses direction changes, looks very clever!

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And it scales and rotates until it finds the best match, you can type as if the keyboard is diagonal and half the size. That's what I think is the crazy part, and the fact it can do it so fast means their recognition algorithms are very impressive.
22nd July 2010, 08:31 PM   |  #8  
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this is sick!! i cant wait for it to come out.
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Not gonna lie.
That made my day.
I can't wait until it comes out.
22nd July 2010, 08:51 PM   |  #10  
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Holly Crap! Thats crazy!

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