Posts tagged Bluetooth keyboard
Bluetooth keyboards are good enough for tablets
November 15, 2013 | 3:25 pm
On ReadWriteWeb, Brian Proffitt opines that the one thing that will keep tablets from dominating the mid-sized mobile device market is the lack of a decent built-in keyboard. Tablets are light and good at doing many of the same things people use laptops for without the extra laptop bulk, but they can’t do all of them. And for the ones they can’t do, especially ones relating to productivity, they need a keyboard. Therefore, laptops will live on. Of course, while the article is right as far as it goes, one thing it doesn’t mention is the humble, handy Bluetooth...
Coming Soon: An Ultrathin Bluetooth Keyboard for your iPad
January 26, 2013 | 2:53 pm
By Stanley Goodner Archos, a pioneer in multimedia portable devices, has just announced the Archos Ultrathin Bluetooth Keyboard for iPad. This magnetic Bluetooth keyboard has a full QWERTY keyboard and fits 2nd, 3rd, and 4th generation iPads. With a 5 mm ultra-thin profile and an adjustable kickstand, the keyboard has a very similar look and feel to the Archos Gen10 XS coverboard. “‘The needs and wants of today’s consumer have changed drastically over the past few years," says Henri Crohas, founder and CEO of Archos. "Consumers expect everything to be smaller, faster, thinner, lighter and aesthetically pleasing. In order to meet this demand, we feel that...
Review: AmazonBasics Bluetooth Keyboard
January 25, 2013 | 2:31 pm
I admit it: I’m cheap. And while I love technology, I don’t want to spend more money than I have to on it. When I decided I needed a Bluetooth keyboard for my iPad, I shopped around. The price range is huge. Naturally, I considered the Apple keyboard, but it’s expensive. Then I found the AmazonBasics Bluetooth keyboard. The reviews were good, and the price was right. (Note that Amazon's supply is currently out of stock, but the price is $29.99. At the time of writing, 24 new and used keyboards were available from third-party sellers.) Also notice that since I bought...