Vivaldi Tablet

Open Slate openslateproj at
Wed Mar 28 07:05:26 UTC 2012

I position a tablet as a consumer device. Web surfing, watching video, a
little texting. A student slate must support creativity, especially
writing. At the same time I see the qwerty keyboard as an obstacle, hard to
learn, impossible to use while holding the slate. I want HWR as good as the
Newton, and buttons for a chording keyboard along the bottom on both sides.
Buttons support two handed use or one handed, either side. For those who
prefer classic keyboard, plug in a USB model.

So much of what I want just isn't there. But it is possible.

Gary Dunn
Open Slate Project

On Mar 27, 2012 9:46 AM, "Gary Kline" <kline at> wrote:

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 11:28:50AM +1000, Da Rock wrote:
> Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:28:50 +1000
> From: Da Rock <freebsd-questions at>
> Subject: Re: Vivaldi Tablet
> To: Chuck Swiger <cswiger at>
> Cc: freebsd-questions at

> On 03/27/12 09:32, Chuck Swiger wrote:
> >On Mar 26, 2012, at 4:07 PM, Da Rock wrote:
> >>To ex...
       you guys have any thoughts about a tiny {7"} keyboard
       plugin?  i'm wondering if my VBC project might work with
       this tablet.  i've never seen a keyboard that small.  nice
       tablet, tho.


       PS: i keep looking for tablets with a real keyboard.  not
       very much.  So far... .

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