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

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Keyboard Reviews, Gallery

Buying tips, reviews, gallery.

batman keyboards
batman keyboards

See: Keyboard Reviews & Gallery ⌨

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

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

Misc/Unsorted

Key Scancode, USD, Tech References

USB Keyboard Scancode Reference, Physical Key Layouts

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