[clug] [OT] quest for keyboards

Brendan Jurd direvus at gmail.com
Tue Feb 2 15:38:11 MST 2010

On 3 February 2010 09:22, Steve Walsh <steve at nerdvana.org.au> wrote:
> For the record, I use a Diamond Data keyboard with with the short throw
> "laptop" style keytops similar to the Mac keyboard Lana described. After
> switching to it I noticed my keyboard errors dropping, as I didn't have to
> move my fingers as far to clear the key next to it.

Yeah I use laptop style keyboards as well.  I like the short key
travel distance and the clicky tactile response, and since I
frequently use a laptop, I find it easier to train for one style of
keyboard only, rather than continually having to switch between the
laptop and a conventional "desktop" style keyboard with gigantic keys.

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