iOS 8 Keyboard Finally Catches Up With Android

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Today is Apple day with the company hosting its annual WWDC event in California, and one announcement (of many) should make millions and millions of iOS users extremely happy. We’re talking about the keyboard of course, as Apple aims to reduce all those auto-correct fails that happen on a daily basis. iOS 8 was finally […]

iOS 8 Includes Third-Party Support for Touch ID and Keyboards

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Today, during Apple’s WWDC keynote where the company announced iOS 8 and OSX 10.10 Yosemite, it also announced third-party support for its Touch ID fingerprint sensor, as well as touch screen keyboards. In the past, Touch ID was only limited to Apple’s own garden, where it’s been used only for unlocking your iPhone 5s and […]

How to Tell the Difference Between a Genuine and Fake Apple Keyboard

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If you have an iMac or other desktop Mac computer, an Apple Bluetooth keyboard most likely came bundled with it. However, if you have a MacBook docked to an external monitor and want to use a separate mouse and keyboard, you may be eyeing Apple’s Bluetooth keyboard, which retails at $79.99. Some users never hesitate […]

Logitech Smart Keyboard Review: All-in-One Remote for Home Theaters

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Using a computer keyboard as your universal remote control for your entire home theater system seems implausible when you first think about it, but once you check out Logitech’s Smart Keyboard, it will all make sense. Logitech’s Smart Keyboard remote is a wireless keyboard with a built-in trackpad that can control pretty much anything in […]

Logitech Harmony Smart Keyboard Upgrades Your TV Remote

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Logitech has unveiled a new keyboard, but it’s not just any keyboard. It’s the Harmony Smart Keyboard and it’s essentially a remote control, keyboard and a trackpad built into one device. It works with all sorts of living room entertainment devices, including the Xbox One, PS4, Apple TV, Roku, an HTPC and select smart TVs. Priced […]

Fleksy SDK Brings Third-Party Keyboard to iPhone in More Apps

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Apple usually frowns upon third-party keyboard support, but as long as its own keyboard is used in its own apps, then the company doesn’t seem to care otherwise. With that said, the popular third-party iPhone keyboard Fleksy just released an SDK to the public (software development kit), meaning that we’ll see third-party keyboard support in […]

Bring Swype to iOS with TouchPal iOS 7 Jailbreak Tweak

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We’ve already talked about one method to bring over a beloved keyboard replacement from Android over to iOS with SwiftKey Note, but Swype is another favorite keyboard replacement on Android that isn’t officially available on iOS. However, if you’re jailbroken, you can bring Swype-like capabilities to your iPhone or iPad. TouchPal has just been updated […]

SwiftKey iOS App Leaks Out with a “Super-Fast Typing Experience”

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If the iOS keyboard isn’t your cup of tea, SwiftKey looks to be coming to the rescue with a new app for iPhone that takes the popular SwiftKey experience on Android and brings it over to iOS. Mobile insider evleaks posted a leaked promo image of an iOS app called SwiftKey Note, which looks to […]

Review: Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air Not As Solid

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Tablets and keyboards. Tablets and keyboard cases. Tablets and keyboard covers. When iPads were first released many thought they wouldn’t succeed without a keyboard. Then when keyboards started appearing some thought they would be useless appendages for Touch Tablets. Then the Tablet keyboard market took off and before you know it makers from Logitech, Belkin, […]

Android Emoji Keyboard Comes with Android 4.4 KitKat Update

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Google officially released Android 4.4 KitKat today, which is only available for the Nexus 5 currently, but will be coming to other Nexus devices soon. Obviously, there are a ton of improvements and new features with this latest version, but perhaps one of the less-known features making its first appearance in Android is emoji, which […]

Logitech and Belkin Reveal New iPad Air Keyboard Covers

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Apple didn’t announce a keyboard cover for the new iPads last week like we originally suspected, but third-party accessory makers have come to the rescue with products of their own. Both Logitech and Belkin revealed new keyboard covers made for the iPad air, which was announced last week and will begin selling this Friday. As […]

How to Get Logitech Peripherals to Play Nice with OS X Mavericks

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OS X Mavericks was just released, and tons of Mac users are flocking to the Mac App Store to download the latest version of OS X, especially since it’s free now. However, as with any new piece of software, it’s not compatible with everything. For example, Logitech’s software for its peripherals don’t yet have full […]

iPad Keyboard Cover in the Works, Says Former Apple Employee

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Apple is currently testing prototypes of different iPad keyboard covers that may get announced at tomorrow’s iPad event, according to former Apple employee Jamie Ryan. He says that he’s been talking with several current Apple employees about the new products and says that the company has been testing keyboard cover prototypes for a while. It’s […]

How to Enable Emoji in iOS 7

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When you’re chatting with friends and family over iMessage, you can’t quite convey the same emotion that you would if you were talking with them face-to-face. However, this is where emoji come into play. Emoji are similar to emoticons, but the only difference is that emoji consist of a wider range to choose from and […]

Keyboards Don’t Sell Tablets

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Attention everyone who thinks a keyboard is the key to beating the iPad: 2009 called. They want their thoroughly disproved idea that tablets need keyboards back.

4 Tablet Keyboards Superior To The BlackBerry PlayBook Mini Keyboard

Today RIM introduced the new Bluetooth Mini Keyboard Case for the Blackberry PlayBook. Arriving months after the tablet’s release and (arguably) long after anyone still cared, this accessory aims to make the PlayBook an even better business companion. Every little bit helps, right? The slim keyboard connects via Bluetooth and features 128 bit encryption for […]

How To Enable The Kindle Fire’s International Keyboards

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Those who love the Kindle Fire but want to surf the web or write emails in a language other than English have had to contend with the tablet’s word suggestion engine, and apparently it’s really annoying. Since there’s no way to turn it off, the next best solution is to switch to a keyboard for […]

Microsoft RearType Puts Keys on Back of Slates

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Microsoft researchers are playing with the idea of putting full QWERTY keyboards on the back of slate devices. This particular Microsoft research team is exploring ways to improve text entry on devices that typically don’t have physical keyboards. In a research report, test subjects were able to learn how to type with RearType at an […]

GBM iPad Series: Docks and Keyboards

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I have to admit I was somewhat surprised when Apple began the “magical and revolutionary” tour by also announcing a keyboard dock. I mean if you’re going to transform us all into touch and go wizards, why (besides making money from those who are skeptical) would you offer a keyboard dock? That thinking was tempered […]

Keyboards going the way of the dodo?

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Anyone who has used a computer has used a keyboard.  Before that, it was a typewriter.  We as a society are all familiar with keyboards.  We type on them everyday.  Its the input device of choice, combined with a mouse, to enter data into our computer and make our day productive.  Well, this is us […]