Summary: Text entry when movement is impaired. S.Trewin and J.L.Arnott, in: Text Entry Systems:
Mobility, Accessibility, Universality, edited by I.S.MacKenzie and K.Tanaka-Ishii. Morgan-
Kaufmann Series in Interactive Technologies (series editors S.Card, J.Grudin & J.Nielsen),
Morgan-Kaufman, May 2007, Chap.15, pp.289-304. [ISBN-13: 978-0-12-373591-1] [ISBN-
Text Entry when Movement is Impaired
Shari TREWIN* and John ARNOTT$
*IBM T.J.Watson Research Centre, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA.
School of Computing, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HN, UK.
This document is an abstract of a chapter published in:
Text Entry Systems: Mobility, Accessibility, Universality
by I.S.MacKenzie and K.Tanaka-Ishii (eds.), pub. Morgan-Kaufman, 2007, pp. 289-304.
ISBN-13: 978-0-12-373591-1 ISBN-10: 0-12-373591-2
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Abstract: This chapter of Text Entry Systems describes text entry mechanisms typically used
by individuals with motor impairments or individuals in environments that make standard text
entry mechanisms impractical. It begins by examining keyboards and techniques for speeding
up keyboard typing and reducing typing errors. It moves on to examine alternatives to