World’s thinnest keyboard is already in your home

By on Nov 7, 2013 at 2:33 am

Budapest, Hungary – World’s thinnest keyboard is already in your home, you need just a printer and an iPhone app called Paper Keyboard. Simply print the keyboard with any printer on a piece of regular paper, place the iPhone where marked on the paper, and see the magic happen: the phone’s camera detects your fingers with advanced algorithms. It’s as simple as it seems. You type on the paper and the text appears on your phone with nearly no latency.

There are built-in games in the app that support more players. Facebook, Google, Jabber chat client and email sending is also integrated so you can keep touch with your friends. The app uses the front-facing camera of the iPhone to detect all of your fingers position with 30 frames per second even on a slower iPhone 4. With the free version you can play 2 games, additional features may be available with in-app purchase.

Who said that touchscreen is the end of keyboard evolution? The developers of the app are excited to announce that they are working on Paper Keyboard SDK, which allows developers to use this technology in their own apps: the SDK will enable them to create uniqe gamepads, keyboards with just a few lines of code.

Features:

• Use a piece of paper as a keyboard
The app works on letter-size and A4 paper as well

• Several games are available in the app
Collect letters of quotes, typing games, ball games etc.

• Built-in chat client
You can chat with your friends with the keyboard using several platforms

• Send emails directly from the app
Are you tired of typing a long email to your colleague? Use the app and the keyboard!

• Write anything and paste the text into any app
Use the paper keyboard and paste your text in any text editor to format.

Device Requirements:
• iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5s
• Requires iOS 6.0 or later
• This app is optimized for iPhone 5
• 42.0 MB

Paper Keyboard 1.0
Download from iTunes
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Press Kit (zip)

Social Game Studio is an independent studio specialized in mobile app development, and Augmented Reality solutions. Its Paper Piano app has been downloaded more than 100.000 times. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 Social Game Studio. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.