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Re: Virtual keyboard accessible

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 18 May 2010 11:33:08 +0200
To: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, "Horacio Soares" <horacio.soares@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <op.vcv95ixewxe0ny@widsith.local>
On Tue, 18 May 2010 02:22:00 +0200, Horacio Soares  
<horacio.soares@gmail.com> wrote:

>  Does anyone indicate a project of virtual keyboard accessible? Some
> security alternative for homebanking?

The GOK project at University of Toronto was about making an on-screen  
keyboard. I guess what you are really looking for is a version that can be  
used in a web application - it would be a good ARIA project, and should be  
relatively straight-forward (except the security aspect and the  
accessibility aspect might collide).

One approach would be to randomise the locations of the keys themselves.  
This would work better for a numeric keyboard than a complete one, because  
that complicates life too much for many people.



Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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