Keyboard for Programers: Layouts, Shortcuts, Macros, RSI ⌨

100+ articles about keyboard. For new articles, subscribe Xah Programing Blog or Xah Emacs Blog.

Keyboard Reviews, Gallery

Buying tips, reviews, gallery.

batman keyboards
batman keyboards

See: Keyboard Reviews & Gallery ⌨

Keyboard Hardware Design

keyboard history, designe analysis, survey of modifier keys, key switch mechanism, size of space bar, ….

Typewriter Hermes
typewriter — the mother of keyboards

See: Design of Computer Keyboards ⌨

{Layouts, Keybinding} Design

Dvorak vs Colemak, international layouts, layout efficiency, key statistics, history of emacs & vi keys, ….

computer language char frequency
Computer Language Char Frequency

See: Computer Keyboard Layouts & Keybinding Design & Analysis ⌨

Key Shortcuts/Remap/Layout Tutorial

Practical tips on how to {remap keys, create shortcut keys, change layout} for {Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac}

IntelliType
keyboard software.

See: Keyboard Layout, Shortcuts Tutorial ⌨

Typing Habits + Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)

proper elbow position during typing
PROPER ELBOW POSITION DURING TYPING

Key Notations, Syntax, Terminology

Best Mouse

All kinds of input devices, for best gaming, or for uber programing efficiency, or for avoding RSI.

Razer Naga left-handed gaming mouse CST2545-5W trackball
Computer Mouse, Trackball, Input Devices

Misc/Unsorted

Key Scancode, USD, Tech References

USB Keyboard Scancode Reference, Physical Key Layouts

if you enjoyed reading, please buy something form my Amazon store.

keyboard makers, advertise on this page. $100 a month, on all 3 spots where you see ads. contact xah@gmail.com

blog comments powered by Disqus