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71 Clever Keyboards

From Woodsy PC Peripherals to Wrist-Worn Consoles

— October 17, 2009 — Tech
Keyboards are the lifeblood of today’s communication. In the past five years my WPM has increased tenfold, while simultaneously losing the ability to write in cursive.

From woodsy PC peripherals to wrist-worn consoles, check out all the clever keyboards available in this QWERTY-loving (and handwritten-hating) world.

Implications - It's no surprise that today's digitized consumer is seeking ways to inject an element of decoration into their gadgets; however, some restless techies grow tired of decals and holders, and are looking for products that take even the most easily ignored tech pieces into consideration. Thus, peripherals like keyboards and mice are getting tricked out, resulting in an age of techadence that reaches beyond function and into fashion.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
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Security Keyboard Recognizes Typing Patterns
Security Keyboard Recognizes Typing Patterns
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70
Aquatic Instrument
Aquatic Instrument
Keyboard Fountain at Ontario Science Centre
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69
Keyboard Napkins
Keyboard Napkins
Protection From Grease & Crumbs
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68
Luxeed
Luxeed
Lay Down the Boogie and Play That Funky Music With a Dancing Keyboard
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67
Germ-Free PC Peripherals
Germ-Free PC Peripherals
Vioguard to Offer Self-Sanitizing Keyboards for Germophobes
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66
Snail-Inspired Keyboard
Snail-Inspired Keyboard
Caracol
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65
Reconfigurable Keyboards
Reconfigurable Keyboards
DX1 Input
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64
PCs Inside Keyboards
PCs Inside Keyboards
Cybernet ZPC GX31
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63
Geeky Guerrilla Sculptures
Geeky Guerrilla Sculptures
The QWERTY Keyboard Monument
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62
Edible Keyboard Ads
Edible Keyboard Ads
Musical Stop Motion Ads From do bem Promote Acai Juice
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61
Type & Surf With Your Head
Type & Surf With Your Head
Actbrise Touchless Keyboard
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60
Keyboard-Powered Toys
Keyboard-Powered Toys
The USB Ferris Wheel
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59
Washable Technology
Washable Technology
Waterproof Keyboard & Mouse
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58
Waterproof Keyboards
Waterproof Keyboards
Seal Shield Protects and Cleans Keys (UPDATE)
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57
Leather Gadgets
Leather Gadgets
Kazuharu Sakura's Leather Keyboard
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56
Geeky Computer Gadgets
Geeky Computer Gadgets
The Cyborg Gaming Keyboard
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55
Keyboard Wall Mounts
Keyboard Wall Mounts
Magnetized Keyboard and Mouse Frees Up Desk Space
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54
Touch-Screen Keyboards
Touch-Screen Keyboards
The Swype Traces Your Words
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53
Working Storage Keyboard
Working Storage Keyboard
Keyboard Organizer
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52
Optimus Mini Three Keyboard
Optimus Mini Three Keyboard
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51
Gigantic Gadgets for the Visually Impaired
Gigantic Gadgets for the Visually Impaired
Oversized Keyboard
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50
One-Finger Typing Keyboards
One-Finger Typing Keyboards
Hunt and Peck Keyboards for the Non-Computer Geek
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49
Circular Dual Keyboard for Hard Core Gamers
Circular Dual Keyboard for Hard Core Gamers
Wolf King Warrior XXtreme
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48
Glow-in-the-Dark Keyboards
Glow-in-the-Dark Keyboards
Feel the Keyboard Glow with these Illuminated Labels
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47
Keyboard Accessories
Keyboard Accessories
The QWERTY Pocketbook
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46
Washable Keyboards
Washable Keyboards
Mini Flexible Silicone Keyboard
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45
Retro Mods for Gamers
Retro Mods for Gamers
The Space Invaders Keyboard
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44
Wrist-Worn Keyboards
Wrist-Worn Keyboards
iKey's AK-39 is Wearable and Convenient
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43
Shape-Shifting Keyboards
Shape-Shifting Keyboards
Super-Ergonomic Peripheral Adjusts to Your Typing Style
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42
Geeky Kitchen Utensils
Geeky Kitchen Utensils
PC Keyboard Salt & Pepper Shakers
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41
Numeric Chairs
Numeric Chairs
Keyboard Seats Add Geeky Color to Home Decor
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40
DIY Keyboards
DIY Keyboards
The Ergodex DX1 Lets you Move the Keys for Ultimate Comfort
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39
iPhone Button Keyboards
iPhone Button Keyboards
The iTwinge is a Cheeky Attachment That Allows for Easy Clickable Texting
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38
Commercial Keyboards
Commercial Keyboards
Ignacio Pilotto's Brand Keyboard Replaces Keys with Company Logos
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37
Bluetooth Laser Virtual Keyboard
Bluetooth Laser Virtual Keyboard
Finally For Sale!
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36
Hand-Painted Keyboards
Hand-Painted Keyboards
Gold Boards & More
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35
Edible Computer
Edible Computer
Keyboard Melts In Your Mouth (And Your Hands)
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34
Quiet Keyboards
Quiet Keyboards
Thanko Silent Keyboard EX Reduces Roommate Fights
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33
Disco on your Desk
Disco on your Desk
Luxeed Rainbow Computer Keyboard
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32
Keyboard For The Kluts
Keyboard For The Kluts
Spill Proof, Glows, Flexible
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31
Kinetic Energy Keyboards
Kinetic Energy Keyboards
The Dynamo Green
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30
Combination Keyboard and Mouse
Combination Keyboard and Mouse
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29
Super Thin Keyboards
Super Thin Keyboards
Microsoft Releases Microsoft Bluetooth Mobile Keyboard 6000
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28
Woodsy PC Peripherals
Woodsy PC Peripherals
Go Green With the Brando Bamboo Keyboard/Mouse Combo
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27
Germ-Fighting Keyboard Skins
Germ-Fighting Keyboard Skins
Stay Bacteria-Free with the iSkin Keyboard Cover
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26
Rear-Typing Keyboards
Rear-Typing Keyboards
Learn to Type All Over Again with the Grippity
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25
Recycled Keyboard Art
Recycled Keyboard Art
Viper Sculpture
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24
The USB Keyboard Bra
The USB Keyboard Bra
Every Geek's Dream Come True
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23
Internet-Inspired Customized Jewelry
Internet-Inspired Customized Jewelry
The Bajca Emoticon Keyboard
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22
Keyboard Shortcut Skins
Keyboard Shortcut Skins
Photojojo For Macs
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21
DIY Graffiti Keyboards
DIY Graffiti Keyboards
Custom K3YB04RD
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20
Optimus Organic LED Keyboard
Optimus Organic LED Keyboard
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19
Nerdalicious Keyboards
Nerdalicious Keyboards
Scrabble Tile Typing Is Perfect For The Unabashed Word Nerd
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18
Edible Keyboards
Edible Keyboards
This Sweet S'mores Keyboard Looks Irresistible
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17
Blank Keyboards
Blank Keyboards
Unmarked Keys To Teach Typing
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16
Geek Jewelry
Geek Jewelry
Keyboard Ring
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15
$1600 OLED Keyboards (UPDATE)
$1600 OLED Keyboards (UPDATE)
The Optimus Maximus
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14
Keyboard Rings
Keyboard Rings
Geektastic Jewelry for PC Lovers
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13
Keyboard Furniture
Keyboard Furniture
Discarded Laptop Keyboards Make Surprisingly Chic Lounge Chairs
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12
Spoof Gadgetry
Spoof Gadgetry
'Keyboards for Blondes' Includes MySpace and Oops Keys
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11
Laptops for Designers
Laptops for Designers
Victor Bivol's Keyboard Concept Turns Into a Tablet
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10
Touch-Screen OLED Keyboards
Touch-Screen OLED Keyboards
Optimus Tactus
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9
Keyless Glass QWERTY Keyboards
Keyless Glass QWERTY Keyboards
The No-Key Keyboard
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8
Keyboard Pants
Keyboard Pants
Beauty and the Geek Jeans
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7
Wacky Handbags
Wacky Handbags
The Keyboard Purse, The Take-Out Handbag and The Severed Head Tote
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6
Keyboard Shelves
Keyboard Shelves
Foldable Display Art For Book Loving Piano Buffs
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5
Steampunk Keyboards
Steampunk Keyboards
Datamancer's Brass Masterpiece
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4
$1200 Keyboards
$1200 Keyboards
Datamancer 'Aviator' for Spendthrift Steampunk Fans
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3
Android Keyboard Apps
Android Keyboard Apps
T-Mobile Creates the MyTouch 3G With Unique Features and Applications
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2
Breakfast For Geeks
Breakfast For Geeks
The Keyboard Waffle Iron
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1
DIY Gifts for Geeks
DIY Gifts for Geeks
From Keyboard Cufflinks to Cassette Tape Belt Buckles
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