We pry open a copy of Microsoft's first public release of Windows 8.
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There is an alternate layout for the new onscreen keyboard that is optimized to allow input with the thumbs. Are you a thumber? How effective this is going to depend upon the size of your device's touchscreen and how dexterous you are with your thumbs. I don't have a touch display – my tablet is pen-enabled – so I'm reserving further comment for now.
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