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Colemak Progress

According to my latest 10fastfingers.com test, I’m currently typing at 17 words per minute. It’s painful for sure, but I am sticking with my slow progress because I know that in the long-run, I will be glad that I stuck with this new keyboard arrangement. 23 more words


More Colemak Progress

I decided to go full monty today and just finish off with the last two Colemak steps. The pain is real, folks. Truly real.

Till tomorrow,



Colemak: Linux vs Windows

Qwerty ialah layout keyboard tertua yang masih digunakan sehingga 2017. Layout-nya disusun bukan untuk kepantasan menulis. Ia disusun untuk mengelakkan pengetuk-pengetuk huruf typewriter daripada tersekat sesama sendiri. 175 more words

Linux Vs Windows

Learning Keyboard Layout

1. Colemak

Roughly three years ago I decided to learn the Colemak keyboard layout. I did that without moving around the physical keys of my keyboard, i.e., I learned to type it “blind” from the get-go (other than the advantage for typing speed, it also makes it easier to use qwerty keyboards away from home). 1,876 more words


My Colemak Experience

I have been wanting to switch to an alternative layout since at least 2013. That’s how long you can procratinate on whether to learn Dvorak or Colemak. 504 more words


The experience of switching to Colemak

I’ve been a QWERTY typer since the days of Paws Run on an Apple II machine in elementary school. I can’t even find a reference to the game on the internet – but this would have been in the early nineties, when we wheeled the computer in each classroom to a big room once a week to make a computer lab. 1,627 more words