Quote: space bar in half-QWERTY keyboard for the remaining keys in mirror image; 50% of typing speed in 9 hours

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keyboard design
coordinated motor programs

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A Half-QWERTY keyboard is comprised of all the … When the space bar is depressed the missing … , such that the typing hand makes movements … [p. 93] By the tenth [50 min.] session, subjects were … wpm. This is strong evidence that skill transfers … [Handwriting averages 33 wpm, Wiklund Dumas & Hoffman 1987]   Google-1   Google-2

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Quote: the success of a half-QWERTY keyboard demonstrates that typing skill transfers between hands by mirror image; homologous movements

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