tech e blog

R2-Q5 Virtual Keyboard

There are these keyboards, and then this Star Wars R2-Q5 virtual keyboard. While it may look similar to R2-D2, this mech was charged with storing the Emperor's plans against the Rebel Alliance within its memory bank as well as being personally responsible for programming hyperspace co-ordinates directly into Emperor Palpatine's shuttle during covert missions. Continue reading for a video of it in-action and more information.

Continue Reading


Celluon Epic Laser Projection Keyboard

Celluon's EPIC Laser Projection Keyboard is currently being offered for only $88.89 shipped, today only, originally priced at $169.99. Perfect for mobile devices, EPIC is a portable projection keyboard that doubles as a virtual multi-touch mouse. With a single flick of a switch, it projects a full-size, laser QWERTY keyboard. Product page. Continue reading for an in-depth video review and unboxing.

Continue Reading


FAVI Mini Keyboard

FAVI's FE01-BL Mini Wireless Keyboard makes typing on mobile devices much easier, and for just $19.99, today only. Use the built-in laser pointer for presentations at work or on the road. This keyboard must be turned on to use the laser pointer. While the keyboard is on, just press and hold the laser pointer switch. Product page. Continue reading for more another video overview, more product images and additional information.

Continue Reading


TextBlade

No larger than a standard pocket knife and weight just 1.5-ounces, WayTools' TextBlade consists of 3 separate modules that when placed in close proximity to one another in the correct orientation, magnetically snap together to form a functional wireless keyboard. The smart keys feature capacitive touch technology to bring multi-touch functionality to each individual physical button, enabling 6-different characters to be placed on each key with 19mm finger spacing. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny school pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an amazing chocolate 3D printer.

Continue Reading

Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo Photo


Keyboard Waffle Iron

You're looking at the original Keyboard Waffle Iron concept (top) that New York-based designer Chris Dimonio came up with, but now the gadget has become a reality, albeit in a much more portable form. To make that perfect keyboard-shaped waffle, simple pre-heat the iron, coat with a non-stick cooking spray, add your favorite batter recipe, close the lid, and flip it at the 2-3 minute mark. Continue reading to see it in-action as well as for the Kickstarter page.

Continue Reading


FAVI Mini Keyboard

FAVI's FE01-BL Mini Wireless Keyboard is currently being offered for only $19.99, today only, originally priced at $65.73. Use the built-in laser pointer for presentations at work or on the road. This keyboard must be turned on to use the laser pointer. While the keyboard is on, just press and hold the laser pointer switch. Product page. Continue reading for more product images and information.

Notable features:
  • Three-in-One multimedia wireless keyboard (keyboard, touchpad, laser pointer).

  • Built-in rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery charges via any standard USB port.

  • Auto sleep and wake.

  • Touchpad supports horizontal or vertical use.

  • 2.4GHz USB wireless receiver, works up to 30 feet away.


[via Amazon]

Continue Reading


Punching Bag Keyboard

Sure, it may take ages to type even one email, but these punching bags enable one to get a nice workout while doing so. Berlin-based design studio Bless has created the world's first punching bag keyboard, and to type, users simply hit or kick the key they want. The studio says, "A living and punching statement against a work routine seated in front of a screen that, through its immobility, causes aches and pains that require an investment of time in exercise to remedy it." Continue reading for a video showing it in-action and more information.

Continue Reading


Celluon Epic

Celluon's EPIC Laser Projection Keyboard is currently being offered for only $99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $169.99. Epic is a mobile projection keyboard that doubles as a virtual multi-touch mouse. With a single flick of switch, Epic projects a full-size QWERTY keyboard in a safe form of laser. Product page. Continue reading for an in-depth video review and unboxing.

Notable features:
  • Compatible with any devices with these operating systems: iOS4+, Android 4.0+, Mac OS X 10+, Windows XP+, Blackberry 10 devices.

  • Bluetooth V3.0, HID Profile Ver 1.0.

  • Built-in Lithium-ion Polymer Battery, Capacity: 660 mAH @ 3.7V.

  • Works on all flat, opaque surface.

  • Adjustable brightness, sensitivity and sound feedback.


[via Amazon]

Continue Reading


R2-D2 Keyboard

R2-D2 is known for holographic projections in the movies, but now fans can experience the technology in a different kind of way. As you can see, this gadget projects a virtual keyboard onto your desk or table, letting you text or type via Bluetooth using any compatible device. The laser-projected red hologram has a range of around 10 meters (over-32 feet) and even emits R2-D2 sound effects with every button press. Product page. Continue reading for more information.

Continue Reading


There are laser keyboards, and then AirType, a key-less keyboard that essentially lets you type on any surface. Just slide each of the bands over your palms, and you're ready to go. In addition to recording your finger movements, it even learns your bad habits and will help correct them without you ever noticing. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Continue Reading