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Posted 21 August 2012 - 15:44
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Posted 22 August 2012 - 03:54
"I also use it when i'm driving"
Not really something you should be supporting to be honest.
If you text and drive, you’re 23 times more likely to have a car crash.
Good job for effort but I would never where a glove and who wants to carry a glove around. Is that the alphabet on the fingers? So now we have to stare at the alphabet on a glove on our hand instead of the screen?
Well congrats on trying to win. Reminds me of the NES Powerglove from the early 90s
Posted 22 August 2012 - 03:57
Posted 22 August 2012 - 04:00
I suggest you look up the FingerRing keyboard, there where several different working models out there at the time. but I think that was the main one used by many for a virtual keyboard that was in fact faster to use than a regular keyboard.
if this is to ever get popular..... sorry Apple already invented it.
Posted 22 August 2012 - 04:05
Posted 22 August 2012 - 04:40
First thing's first: Congratulations on getting the device to a workable stage. That's something well outside my level of expertise.
However, I'm not sure I can support this product. Looking at the video it looks like my typing speed would decrease (I've become quite used to typing on my smartphone now using the on-screen keyboard), and I think I would spend more time trying to find the letter on my hand than if I just used the on-screen keyboard. I can appreciate that someone with a handicap could benefit from this, but for your average user I don't think it would take off.
With that said, I genuinely wish you and your team all the best with this product.
Posted 22 August 2012 - 04:42
Unlike the others here, I can clearly see that it is just a prototype, not a polished product. You have already done a lot of work with a working prototype and an attractive website, you are this ][ close into turning it into a Kickstarter Project where you can set a $10,000 goal and you will probably far exceed the target if it gains traction. I wouldn't bother with Best Buy. Their financial outlook is not that great so they could pull the plug on you at any time.
Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:17
Let's face it, people text and drive even knowing the risk involved. I think if a technology that allows SAFE texting while driving, then that just might save lives. Right now I am able to type without looking due to the fact that I can literally *feel* what key I pressed.
Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:25
And how do you read incoming texts?
Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:42