Keyboard touch

Make your keyboard a tactile touch input device.


Why should tactile touch input be for tablets and mobile only? I've actually had this idea from back in the dot com hey day, and a former version of my personal site built in Flash was based on punching your keyboard to hit correlated target areas on the screen.

I recently brought back the concept into a swipe interaction, building this rough prototype in HTML/CSS/JavaScript. Simply swipe your fingers across your keyboard, applying enough pressure to press them down along the way.

Tested in Safari, Chrome and Firefox. No guarantees with other browsers.


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