physical keyboard

Qwerkywriter: vintage typewriter keyboard for your gadgets

As technology and gadgets become more and more advanced, there is still some part of us (at least those old enough to remember) that longs for a small part of the past, when things like typewriters existed. But what if you could meld those two worlds in one gadget? That is what Qwerkywriter from start-up company Qwerkytoys, is aiming to do with its vintage typewriter-inspired keyboard.

ZAGG Keys SOLO Portable Keyboard for Android Available for Pre-Order

Today the popular invisible shield and screen protector maker ZAGG that I'm sure most of you have used in the past have just released their new portable keyboard for Android devices. This new keyboard will support a very wide array of mobile devices including those iDevice things but we won't mention those here. Originally listed as a tablet and iPad keyboard it also supports the HTC Flyer, HTC Sensation, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy S and many more of our Android friends.

Motorola XOOM Tablet Available for Pre-Order at Handtec

So you know that one tablet, the one that was named Best in Show for CES 2011, the one that beat the operating system (Android 3.0 Honeycomb) that it was equipped with? The Motorola XOOM, the big boy, the stage taker, the tapmaster, the greatest. That tablet is for sale on pre-order from Handtec. Send in an order today for the tablet, a wireless keyboard, standard dock, speaker dock, and a portfolio case. All are on pre-order and are said to be DUE IN SOON.

Toshiba AC100-114 Android 2.1 netbook

Sorry for the picture below but it’s the best we have at the moment. For most, this is a welcome change from all the tablet and slate talk. Toshiba has an Android netbook in the works and it is powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra chipset. This is a 10-inch netbook that was originally going to ship with Windows 7 now it’s going to be preload with Android.

LG Ally Commercial Leaks

LG has teamed up with the makers of Iron Man 2. A commercial has leaked that displays the LG Ally in all its glory (kind of). If you’re waiting for a physical keyboard and Android you may have a few choices soon. This phone is also rumored to be landing on Verizon’s network.

Game Gripper Turns the Droid into A Classic Controller

Things like this are what make phones with physical keyboard awesome. Granted, this may be possible with an all touch screen device but it will surely be a tougher feat to accomplish. Game Gripper has successfully converted a Motorola Droid into a classic controller.

HTC Desire Confirmed for March 29th Delivery in the UK

This little tidbit of information was brought to our attention not too long ago. A user in the T-Mobile's discussion forum has received a confirmation email from T-Mobile that said his phone was in their stock and will be delivered on March 29th. Some of you lucky enough to have ordered this, only have four days until it’s in your sweaty palms. Looks like it’s time to start stalking the delivery guy again. Let the countdown begin. This was undoubtedly the hottest Android phone around the web until the recent announcement by Sprint introducing the HTC EVO 4G. Nonetheless, this is still the most “Desired” phone among fans of Android. And if you choose the right plan, it can be yours for free. These next few months we are going to see a few powerful Android devices enter into the market from various manufacturers’. I can’t wait to see what’s next; I’m still waiting on a good physical keyboard “Superphone” to be caught in some spy pictures. [via t-mobile]