The first onscreen keyboard


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  1. devolio

    devolio Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Flipping around on some sites last night, I stumbled upon...

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    Now, it doesn't work exactly as you would expect, but it's definitely an improvement for using the G1 with a single hand.

    I did not have anything to do with the development of this application. You can find the application's page here.

    You can download the .apk file here.

    Those of you like me that are curious about how it was done (source code,) here you go.
     

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  2. STORM3333

    STORM3333 Well-Known Member

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    Cool
     
  3. justjimjpc

    justjimjpc Premium Member VIP Member

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    downloaded an installed ... problem is still with tiny keys.. and almost half of the screen is unused .... Keys could be twice their size and laid out in a non-qwerty style and me a better fit for our finger to touch each letter ...
     
  4. vite

    vite New Member

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    Did you create this in a Mac environment? I have a problem with running a sample program in it.
    Newbee at this.
     
  5. miss21

    miss21 New Member

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    what is the point of this app, seriously? its not like you can use it if you want to text someone back and it is SO HARD to use without a stylus!!!!:confused:
     
  6. devolio

    devolio Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    The source is available, so I'll make a new build later tonight with bigger keys. I think the real issue is that buttons in any android application need to be pressed pretty close to the center of the button to fire right.
     
  7. PhantomTrace

    PhantomTrace Well-Known Member

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    Thank you for the great post! :D
     
  8. ajahxster

    ajahxster New Member

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    awesome trying it out now!
     
  9. nedsmith

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    Do you know of an onscreen keyboard that can be used in phone mode to make it easier to thread your way through phone-tree hell? Thanks.

    Ned
     
  10. krstofer

    krstofer Well-Known Member

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    I will download and check this out.
     

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