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

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Keyboard Reviews, Gallery

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batman keyboards

keyboard reviews, buying tips, and and fancy keyboards old & new you've never seen before.

See: Keyboard Reviews & Gallery ⌨

Best Mouse

Razer Naga left-handed gaming mouse CST2545-5W trackball

Design analysis, review, of myriad mouses, trackball, and 3D input devices, for best gaming, and for programing efficiency, or for avoding RSI.

See: Computer Mouse, Trackball, Input Devices

Keyboard Hardware Design & History

Typewriter Hermes
typewriter — the mother & bane of keyboards

History of emacs/vim keys, history of QWERTY layout, history of long space bar, history of modifier Alt, Control keys, survey of modifier keys, key switch mechanism, ….

See: Design of Computer Keyboards ⌨

{Layouts, Keybinding} Design

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Key letter layouts (QWERTY, Dvorak, Colemak, …), emacs/vi keybinding layout analysis, letter frequency statistics, command frequency statistics, ….

See: Computer Keyboard Layouts & Keybinding, Design & Analysis ⌨

How to Remap Keys, Creating Key Shortcuts, Creating Letter Layout

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keyboard software.

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

See: Keyboard Layout, Shortcuts Tutorial ⌨

Typing Habits, Repetitive Strain Injury

proper elbow position during typing

Typing hand injury horror stories, typing habit study, preventation, alternative methods of input, etc.

See: Typing Habits, Repetitive Strain Injury ⌨

Key Notations, Syntax, Terminology


Key Scancode, USD, Tech References

USB Keyboard Scancode Reference, Physical Key Layouts

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