How to type less and improve password security at the same time – our approach to sharing passwords in a startup

  • Jan Mechtel
  • Typing

TL;DR – Using a password manager with convenient auto-type and sharing allows you to pick very strong, unique passwords for all sites. We started to use KeePass to fill that role. At KeyRocket, we care deeply about streamlining workflows. Naturally, we’re interested in password managers. Somebody recently tipped us off to KeePass and we gave it… Read more »

Typing movements

  • Jan Mechtel
  • Typing

At KeyRocket we want to bring maximum productivity and typing is a large part of it. In the last days three interesting things happend: KeyRocket users would love to type faster – when asked what they like to see next in KeyRocket the winner by an amazing lead (20% click rate) was “Increase your typing… Read more »

Typing Speed Matters: Auto Text Apps To Abbreviate That Dull Work

  • Beatriz Martinez Pérez
  • Typing

Repetition is unavoidable whatever you’re doing. Include the same greeting to start every single email, write the same two phrases a dozen times, or simply launch the same apps or websites day after day… there isn’t much space for innovation there, but there are shortcuts to make it faster. Auto text apps are one good… Read more »

Typing Speed Matters

  • Jan Mechtel
  • Typing

Today I was inspired by Michael Dickens hunt for the Optimal Keyboard Layout to start a collection post of how to speed up your typing. We all type a lot and I guess most of us have acquired a particular self-taught typing style over time that lacks a lot of what real touch-typists do. So… Read more »