The thing about typing on a touch screen is that you can’t feel the keys, so you really can’t comfortably touch-type; no matter how familiar you are with your device. Believe me, I know. I’ve owned an iPad since 2010. The keyboard is always positioned the same, no matter what device model or operating system. […]
Kensington introduces Bluetooth keyboard case for the iPad
Computer accessory maker Kensington is bringing a new iPad case to market with a built in Bluetooth keyboard. The synthetic-leather case offers a bit of protection for the touchscreen tablet, while also making text entry a heck of a lot easier. The keyboard case will run $99 when it begins shipping in October. I got […]
How to type on an iPad
The iPad is officially on the loose this morning, and while I still haven’t had a chance to play with one in person, I finally did get an answer to a question I’ve had since day one: How exactly are we supposed to type on this thing? Steve Jobs has made it clear that he […]
Does the Apple iPad spell the death of netbooks?
Apple CEO Steve Jobs took a few pot shots at netbooks during the iPad announcement yesterday, saying they’re “not better at anything” than laptops or smartphones. And that’s kind of true. A netbook isn’t better at playing videos, surfing the web, playing games, or editing documents than a 15 inch laptop with a speedy processor […]