The Language and Cognition of Keystrokes

As a more robust secu­ri­ty mea­sure, what if your com­put­er was con­stant­ly ask­ing “Is this real­ly you?” through­out the day? We work on ways to answer this ques­tion by ana­lyz­ing key­stroke dynam­ics — the speed and rhythm of typ­ing pat­terns — to pre­dict demo­graph­ic and cog­ni­tive attrib­ut­es of a typ­ist.