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"...being predictive, being right about the future, is not the point of any given story or novel. The point is about exploring as wide a range of possibilities as possible."
- Peter Watts

Airboarding  
  Typing in thin air to input characters into a computer.  

Barnaby shakes her head, then pushes a stray lock behind her ear. You notice that she's got very fine, fly-away hair. "One moment." She flexes her hands, airboarding - there are subdermal chips in each of her finger joints, she can probably type two hundred words per minute without RSI. It's an office world input method, not a gamer interface, but... "Let's see. You're a senior developer..."
From Halting State, by Charles Stross.
Published by Ace in 2007
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Input methods vary; see also the handwriter from John Varley's Steel Beach. Note also this real-life virtual piano keyboard.

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