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Chapter 46. Working with Virtual Keyboar... > Features and Considerations

Features and Considerations

Virtual keyboards will most likely find their first commercial applications with the PDA manufacturers who want to offer data-entry alternatives to their customers. In fact, the Canesta technology is due to be rolled out by certain PDA manufacturers in 2003.

As applications such as Microsoft Pocket Word and Pocket Excel are offered on PDAs and smartphones running the Pocket PC operating system, end users will want to start using these applications more extensively and to use their device as an alternative to carrying around a laptop. To accomplish this, they’ll want novel ways to enter data quickly, and the virtual keyboard will be one of the options available.


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