# BEAKL

![BEAKL Logo](http://shenafu.com/images/kb-beakl-logo-small.png)

## Better Keyboard Layouts

BEAKL (Balanced Effortless Advanced Keyboard Layout) is a radical evolving theory and observations that strives to find the optimal efficient, ergonomic layout. The result is a series of progressively improved layouts as new discoveries and models are updated into the theory.

## Latest Recommended BEAKL Layout:

**BEAKL 9**: Outstanding performance for both English and non-English prose and code.

![BEAKL 9](http://shenafu.com/images/kb-beakl-9-full.png)
	
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