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PSP Hacks by C.K. Sample III

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Add a JavaScript Keyboard to Your PSP Web Portal

Make your web surfing activities a whole lot easier by providing an alternate QWERTY keyboard in place of the PSP’s internal keypad, making your PSP-based web surfing as simple as Up-X-Down-X-Down-Right-X-Down-Down-Down-X.

“Find Yourself a PSP Web Browser” [Hack #41] provides an extra dimension that allows even the most novice user the ability to surf the Internet from her PSP. However, getting online is the easy part! Once there, you quickly discover that web surfing is not as simple as typing in a URL or clicking on a link. Since the PSP is missing a standard keyboard, you are forced to use its internal keypad that has even less functionality than a cell phone. If you are planning on using the browser hack for more than just goofing around, then this form of data entry quickly gets old.

To help overcome this challenge, I offer you a JavaScript keyboard that not only provides you with an easy-to-use QWERTY keyboard with all your standard alphanumeric characters, but also gives you some extra features, such as one-button http:// entry and a URL checker to make sure that you typed everything correctly before attempting to load the URL.

The Code

You’ll have to add some JavaScript to your /wipeout/index.html page that is loaded when the browser hack is performed using Wipeout Pure.

Tip

This only works if you are using your own custom index.html page for the browser hack. To do this, you will need a personal web server that you control ...

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