Why you should learn to love your keyboard (An ode to Alfred)

Aug 21, 2016 · Technology

We often search for the most convenient way to do things. What would be the answer, if we would evaluate the easiest and most convenient way to interact with a computer? Despite the fact that this is definitely dependent on the context, for numerous of our daily tasks most users would probably prefer the mouse. But what if we take a look at the daily actions we execute? Mostly, we look at the same homepages, we open the same apps or we perform the same kind of workflows/tasks/actions.

The mouse is a pretty convenient way to interact with a computer, that’s why it was one of the most important drivers for a wide adoption of computers in the early days (in combination with the Graphical User Interface). Nearly everyone can use a mouse intuitively – but for a lot of tasks, the keyboard is simply the more efficient alternative. There is one specific app, which really helps you to get the most out of your keyboard: meet Alfred.