A group of researchers are demonstrating a tilt-based typing technique they've designed that could be an alternative option for users of larger smartphones or for inputting text when in VR.
Who likes gadgets? You do! Here's a nice one. It's a cute wireless keyboard with round, friendly buttons and a shiny, happy look to it. It has no agenda but to be pretty and useful. Everything is fine
Riffsy CEO David McIntosh doesn’t think GIFs are a novelty — he thinks they’re the harbinger of a new form of communicating emotion over the Internet. “The beauty of GIFs is if s
Ever since Apple introduced support for third-party keyboards in iOS 8, developers have been racing to offer users more functionality than what’s provided by the stock keyboard alone, whether t
The Translator Keyboard for iOS 8 can translate what you've typed into one of 44 other languages -- all without having to leave the keyboard interface.
As the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus go on sale today, many consumers will be getting their hands on Apple's new mobile operating system, iOS 8, for the first time. And what are iOS 8 users downloading from the
Apple's new mobile world order, iOS 8, ushers in support for third party system wide keyboards for the very first time. We've rounded up a selection of alternative keyboard contenders -- some with sto
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.gingersoftware.com/">Ginger Software</a> is on a mission to become the go-to spell-checking tool for Android. This week, the Israeli makers of natural language tech
Nuance-owned Swype, which makes virtual keyboards for mobile devices, has released a new version of its software which adds the ability to backup and sync your personal dictionary across multiple mobi
Google just <a target="_blank" href="http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2012/10/communicate-more-easily-across.html">announced</a> an update to Gmail that will make life a bit easier for those of us who o
An <a HREF="http://www.freepatentsonline.com/y2011/0157090.html">IBM patent</a> points to an on-screen keyboard that matches the user's anatomy, changing to reflect each users "unique typing motion."
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/cool-leaf-620x465.jpg" /> When we covered Tokyo-based <a href="http://www.minebea.co.jp/english/index.html">Minebea</a>’s so-called CO
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/zib.jpg" />While there are plenty of keyboards to choose from between Microsoft, Razer, Logitech, and SteelSeries, Sweden-based Mionix wa
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/leira-620x365.jpg" />Little-known <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/keyboards/">keyboard</a> maker Koribo has put out a unit called
Short version: A good keyboard for macro and shortcut lovers, but lacks ports and originality, making it fall short of a recommendation.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/share-key.png" /> I can't tell whether this is a good idea or not. On one hand, it seems perfectly logical: adding a "share" key to norma
<img class="center" src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/ladies.jpeg" /> Your guy is great, am I right? He's fun, he makes you laugh, and he can, in a pinch, be counted on to do
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/TK-FBM023BK_32L-620x620.jpg" /> There are quite a few stands and keyboards for <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/tablets/">tablets<
Short version: This new mechanical keyboard from Razer is clicky and attractive, but some layout and design choices irk me, and this thing ain’t cheap.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/thanko_cover-620x620.jpg" /> My last post on infamous crap gadget maker <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/Thanko/">Thanko</a> dates