Design vs. Convention: a Journey

My concept for a small in-vehicle keyboard, created sometime around 2000.
An early sketch, which I was calling the “Thumbprint” keyboard at the time.
The current version of HERO keyboard.

So the score’s 2–0, and the keyboard desperately needs some enhancements that I can’t afford.

Shall I give up? Call it a failure? Conclude that people are so resistant to change that they’ll mysteriously begrudgingly hold on to an inefficient status quo? I almost did, then I said “Aw Hellz no (paraphrasing) — I’ll try a Kickstarter!”

The video pitch. Can’t argue with Thomas Edison.

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Product/UX Designer always looking for devs to partner with. Founded @HEROkeyboards @MixPlayApp @Cheermoji / Portfolio at coreystone.com

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Corey Stone

Corey Stone

Product/UX Designer always looking for devs to partner with. Founded @HEROkeyboards @MixPlayApp @Cheermoji / Portfolio at coreystone.com