Category Archives: keyboard

“Twist it, roll it, fold it, soak it.” *UPDATED*

Adesso’s rugged, silicone keyboard is mega-bendable, and totally water- and dust-proof. Specs: *Connectivity: IBM AT, USB & PS/2 compatible *Compatible with Windows Vista, XP, 2000, ME, 98SE *LED lights for Num-Lock, Caps Lock and Scroll Lock *Key Layout: 109 Keys … Continue reading

Laser-cut wooden keyboard

Keyboard pants

Now we know, cybertwerps: Having a keyboard embedded in your pants looks really dorky. I will admit to wanting to try them on. [NYC Resistor via MAKE:] Previously • Book: Fashion Geek: Clothes Accessories Tech by Diana Eng]

Russian keyboard stones

Spotted in Ekaterinburg, Russia: a keyboard layout of concrete stepping stones. Doubtlessly all the strange Cyrillic characters have been rubbed off by the skipping feet of vodka-swigging hooligans. Spotted: Literal Keyboard Stepping Stones [Geeksugar]

Alphabetical keyboard for QWERTY phobes

Almost 140 years after Christopher Sholes solved the typebar jamming problem in alphabetically organized typewriters by creating the QWERTY alignment comes the Fast Finger Keyboard, which will prove maddeningly unusable to all but Luddite grannies and time-traveling Gutenburgians. $27.95, comes … Continue reading

Scrabble tile keyboard

During the waning moments of the worst parties, someone always pulls out Scrabble (a game I hate) and tries to win me over from my face-curdled loathing by insisting I must be good at it, since I’m a writer. My … Continue reading

Pro:Motion keyboard staves off Carpal Tunnel

The Pro:Motion keyboard aims to help carpal tunnel sufferers (“wussies”) get through the typing of the day by cycling through a series of set ergonomic positions, never letting your wrists rest too long in one position. It’s a good looking … Continue reading

Today is a good day to type…with a Klingon keyboard

Cherry sells this keyboard with Klingon keycaps, perfect for transcribing the works of Shakespeare in their original language. Like the most robust battle keyboards, it attaches to your console via the hardened PS/2 interface. HIHIvqa’ may’ pequ’ moH! Klingon Language … Continue reading

Brando’s latest glowing, palm-sized keyboard

Another miniature wireless keyboard from purveyors of crapulence, Brando. This time, it comes in the electric blue backlight of a Tron helmet. There’s also a USB slot on the side for adding a peripheral mouse. It seems like this is … Continue reading

Cute home theater keyboard has built-in trackpad, but not much else to recommend it

For home theaters, I’m a big fan of those keyboard with built-in trackballs peddled by various Asiatic crap gadget purveyors. I have a Trust KB-2950, and I love it: it’s not good for lengthy amounts of typing, and the trackball … Continue reading