I just noticed this over at the CNET or I should say that Hans did and email me overnight. "The WebOS Internals crew on Friday released a virtual keyboard patch for the Palm Pre. Now, with the homebrew patch installed (homebrew apps are developed and distributed through third-party sources, not Palm or through the official App Catalog), Pre users can type without opening the slider keyboard. Having an onscreen keyboard is a godsend for browsing the Web in landscape mode. Instead of rotating the phone and using the built-in keyboard, users can now just double-tap the gesture area and type away--without all the twisting, sliding, and pressing." Read in full.