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Caleb Garling has worked in business development and market strategy at a handful of startups and has been a staff technology writer at Wired and The San Francisco Chronicle.

The evolution of the computer keyboard

Trace the ongoing development of techies' favorite input tool, from typewriter mimic to clacky workhorse to enhanced flat-screen.

Evolution of the Keyboard

Here's how ergonomics, electronics and economics have contributed to the look and feel of the computer keyboard over the years. What will our fingertips type on next?