Linked by Eugenia Loli on Wed 3rd Nov 2010 21:49 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless I bought 8Pen for my Nexus One last night, an alternative, and pretty revolutionary, input method for Android. But how does it stack against normal soft keyboards?
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Starting point
by WorknMan on Wed 3rd Nov 2010 22:35 UTC
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Only thing missing from 8Pen is vibration when the finger touches the "spacebar" circle, so we get a clue as to where the starting point is.

That's the first thing I thought when I saw the demo for this app... how the hell would you know when your finger got back to the center circle without looking at it?

Anyway, I still might give it a try, because my fingers are just too damn fat for the default keyboard layout(s), and I often end up hitting the wrong key because of it. I need to find an alternative.

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