Hyper Typer is a mobile typing game for Android smartphones with the purpose of collecting text entry performance data from players without direct supervision for exploratory data analysis.
Play Hyper Typer to improve your smartphone typing skills, compete with friends and other players from around the world to see who is the fastest typist, and in doing so support our research!
Hyper Typer is available for free (no ads, no in-app purchases) on Google Play store.
Christoph Wimmer, Richard Schlögl, Karin Kappel, and Thomas Grechenig. 2019. Measuring mobile text entry performance and behaviour in the wild with a serious game. In Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM ’19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 29, 11 pages. [DOI]
Richard Schlögl, Christoph Wimmer, and Thomas Grechenig. 2019. Hyper Typer: A Serious Game for Measuring Mobile Text Entry Performance in the Wild. In Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Paper LBW0259, 6 pages. [DOI] [Link]
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