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Seven iPad keyboard tricks

If you use the iPad's keyboard, here are seven tricks--for entering special characters, ending sentences quickly, splitting the keyboard, and more--that you ought to know about.

Logitech announces Solar Keyboard Folio for iPad

Logitech on Thursday announced the Solar Keyboard Folio, a folio-style keyboard case for the iPad that charges via solar or ambient light and offers several unique features.

iKey30 wired iPad keyboard offers unique features

Macally's low-priced iKey30 iPad keyboard foregoes a Bluetooth connection in favor of a dock-connector cable. This is in some ways less convenient than a wireless connection, but it has its own advantages.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Colors and cables

This week’s roundup of accessories for your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch features everything from the practical to the spectacularly colorful.

Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover makes the right compromises

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.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Put a ring on it

There’s nothing an iPhone or iPad can't do. This week’s list of new iOS accessories lets you use your device as a ring, as a necklace, as part of a couch, or with a beer cooler. Sometimes you can even use it to play music or type your latest novella.

How to manage your Mac's keyboard shortcuts

Many of us rely on keyboard shortcuts to work with our Macs more efficiently. But such reliance presents a problem: How to remember and manage all those shortcuts? Rob Griffiths has a few tips.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Everything old is new again

The new iPad is now in the hands of 3 million owners, and counting. Accessory makers are still getting up to speed with new products meant to be used with the new tablet. Here are a few that caught our eye this week.

Which accessories work with the new iPad?

Whether the new iPad is your first or you're upgrading from an older model, you're probably wondering whether existing accessories--those originally designed for the iPad 2--work with the new model. We've spent much of the day testing the new iPad with accessories originally made for the iPad 2, and here's the scoop on what works and what doesn't.

The Week in iOS Accessories: Make a little music!

There's a heavy emphasis on music-making in our latest weekly roundup of iOS accessories.