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thumb or finger typing?

Discussion in 'Apple iPad Polls' started by Tapmyapple, May 11, 2011.

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  1. thumbs

    2 vote(s)
    8.3%
  2. fingers

    22 vote(s)
    91.7%
  1. Tapmyapple
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    which do you prefer? thumbs for me. feels more natural.
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    Thumb. I've gotten so quick with it.
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    I am confused - the two previous posters said they preferred their thumbs, but the poll results (early days yet, I know) show thumbs->0, fingers->2

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    fingers on iPad, thumb on iphone

    I can almost touch type on the iPad keyboard

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    Fingers for me thumb is too awkward for ipad
    Anyone using thumb regularly please post a video
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    I tend to use the iPad horizontally so I prefer fingers. Held vertically my thumbs are too big.

    Prefer to give things a magisterial poke with a rigid digit....
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    I hold it straight up like it's a big cell phone and then type with my thumbs... Just like I would type a text on my cell phone.

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    Okay! I'm alright now! I'm a middle finger girl but can use thumbs on iPhone as well.

    Please don't do that Hasty, I'm trying to drink my tea here, you know! Tea and hysterical laughter don't mix you know!

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    I find I can type more with fingers, although I don't mind the thumbs either. It's kind of like a xl iPhone lol
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    Fingers... Although i can do both.
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    Today was the day I typed on my iPad the most since I got it 6 days ago and I find that I can almost touch type with it using thumbs and fingers. I think that the autocorrect feature has a lot to do with that.
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    Mostly just fingers other than thumbs. Using my iPad2 mostly horizontally, so it works much better.
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    I prefer stylus typing.
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    I have prolly used my ipad2 vertical five times, not including apps that only have that one orientation. Fingers are just a more natural-less mistake feel.

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    You can type in portrait? J/K
    I use fingers on my ipad and a slider keyboard on my phone so 1 thumb or finger on it. Thumb if I'm typing and holding in the same hand and finger if, like now, I'm holding in one hand and writing with the other. Both are old habits from T9

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    Hunt and peck with fingers. They're just too chubby to try and type conventionally.

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