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From Colemak to C'HWERTY: A Gallery of Weird Keyboard Layouts

There’s no place like home row, am I right? We have all undoubtedly come a long way from typing our very first letters to the point it becomes second nature, but it’s probably safe to say that many of us don’t know much about what lies beyond the standard QWERTY keyboard. Well, there’s so much more. Let’s take a look at some popular and regional keyboard layouts.

Corsair K70 RGB Rapidfire Keyboard Review: Meet the new MX Speed switches

Corsair is building upon its previous collaboration with Cherry to bring another exclusive line of switches to the mechanical keyboard market. Aimed squarely at gamers, the new MX Speed switches are not only quiet but also reduce travel distance to 1.2mm for a lighting fast 4ms actuation speed on the K65 RGB Rapidfire, K70 Rapidfire and K70 RGB Rapidfire being tested today.

Microsoft's keyboard for iPhones spotted in the wild

Microsoft is working on bringing its Windows Phone keyboard to iOS, and part of that process involves internally testing the software before it's released to the public. Thanks to images and information obtained by The Verge, we're getting a good…

You can now purchase a physical emoji keyboard

If you're addicted to using emoji, there's a range of new products from EmojiWorks that are sure to improve your quality of life. The company, a start-up from Austin, has developed a set of physical keyboards that allow you to…

Neowin: iClever foldable Bluetooth keyboard review

Not everyone likes typing long emails or editing documents using an onscreen keyboard. Even though word prediction and typo correction has advanced massively, there's still no replacement for a physical keyboard.

G.Skill Ripjaws KM780 RGB & MX780 RGB Review: A solid entry into gaming peripherals

The KM780 RGB mechanical keyboard and MX780 RGB gaming mouse mark G.Skill's debut in the gaming peripherals world. The former includes features such as three mode hotkeys, six dedicated macro keys, on-board memory to save your settings and lighting patterns. The MX780 RGB features a height adjustable palm rest, interchangeable side grips and gaming grade PTFE glide pads on the underside.

Logitech G310 Atlas Dawn Review: A compact Romer-G mechanical keyboard

The G310 Atlas Dawn is a slimmed down version of the G910, Logitech's previous Romer-G mechanical keyboard. Gone are the macro keys and media control functions along the side and top of the board. The number pad has also been given the boot in order to create a lightweight and compact keyboard that's better suited for travel to LAN events or to fit into smaller gaming spaces.