Blue Board

Blue Board

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This is the client app for Blue Board for Ouya. This will allow you to use your tablet or smart phone as a wireless keyboard for your Ouya.

You can also use your phone as an Ouya controller to navigate around. Note that you will not be able to play most games with this. Its designed only to navigate around the console menus. As much as we would like to emulate the touchpad of the controller, it can't be done until the makers of Ouya work with us. At time moment they seam very busy.

Please note this is still a early beta. We hope to get many different kinds of keyboard layouts and to optimize those layouts for different screen sizes. Such as a split keyboard for tablets since your thumbs probably cant reach the middle while holding it with both hands. We welcome any feedback at help@alienmantech.com.

Thanks for trying and let us know how it works for you.

Known bugs
* Can't connect? Try turning bluetooth off and on again.

Hardware Keyboard support:
The latest version will support physical keyboards. Basic letters should work on all device, but symbols may not. This is because each device setups the physical keyboard differently. We are working to get all devices fully supported. If yours is not, you can contact us and we will gladly work with you to get full support on your device.
- Fully supported devices:
HTC G1
Motorola Droid

** We are listening to your feedback. Here is what we are working on now
~ Support for third-party softkeyboards. So you can use fancy keyboards like Swiftkeys
~ An iOS version for you Apple fans out there.

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Recently changed in this version

V 0.2.0
~ Added support for third-party keyboards
~ Improved the Ouya game pad
~ Improved bluetooth connection
~ Be sure to update the OUYA version of Blue Board as well

V 0.1.2
~ Improved layouts for both phones and tablets
~ Support for hardware keyboards - read more in the description
~ Improved bluetooth connection handling


Comments and ratings for Blue Board
  • (59 stars)

    by Emmanuel Gonzalez on 17/06/2014

    Needs track pads as thumb sticks, and a home button

  • (59 stars)

    by Edward Riddick on 22/05/2014

    Other then that it works great.

  • (59 stars)

    by Mark Passereo on 24/03/2014

    it'd be so awesome to use my phone instead of a controller to navigate..

  • (59 stars)

    by mark baran on 06/03/2014

    Seems like ps3 controllers only work. not even my ouya controller syncs

  • (59 stars)

    by John Wilson on 14/02/2014

    Ooooooooooouyyyyyyaaaaaa!

  • (59 stars)

    by Zhasmin Zhelev on 01/02/2014

    Also an touchpad will be nice.

  • (59 stars)

    by Anastasia Henson on 23/01/2014

    Just like Julie u's promise. It don't work for at all. No matter how scientifically accurate you follow it.