The traditional ThinkPad keyboard earned its reputation as being best for typing accuracy and comfort. Now a new contender is taking its place.
Many iPad keyboard cases are big and bulky, and you have to take them with you even when you don’t need the physical keyboard. Logitech's Smart Cover-inspired Ultrathin Keyboard Cover is svelte enough that if you do serious typing on your iPad, you may actually want to carry it with you all the time.
Keyboard utility Holdkey makes it easier to enter extended and nonstandard characters.
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The popular third-party Android keyboard app, now in beta, figures out for you where you need to insert spaces while you type emails or Facebook updates, along with other improvements.
KeyTweak lets you remap keyboard keys system-wide.
The retro peripheral from Metadot is a real throwback but may actually help some people type faster.
If you don’t mind carrying the extra bulk, Lenovo's Keyboard Folio Case lives up to the ThinkPad brand’s reputation for having the best keyboards on the market.
The Transformer Prime's keyboard dock improves on that of the original Transformer by packing the same ports and extra battery life into an even slimmer and lighter package. Unfortunately, the keys remain cramped.
The docking station for the Transformer TF101 tablet adds more than just a keyboard. You get more ports, more battery life, and more bulk--but it puts everything together in a stylish, compact manner.