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Word-Gesture Keyboard

Updated: Jan 20, 2020

In the 1990's Human-Computer/Information interaction was anticipated to move beyond a desktop model to an multi-device and information cloud model. With this background, the ShapeWriter Project (with Per Ola Kristensson and ShapeWriter Inc) pioneered swipe typing on touchscreen keyboard as a new paradigm of information input on mobile devices.  Today this technology is available on all smartphones.


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