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Weird Tech 4: Cool Keyboards

Bored with your keyboard? How about something Klingon or shoe - like? Some are functional, some are edible, all are worth a look.
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Topic: Hardware
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1 of 24 Jokeroo

Beer keyboard

Concept keyboard - but if you have enough bottle caps -- it could be done.

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2 of 24 U R funny Junk

Wolf King Gaming keyboard

Timber Wolf gaming keyboard.

 

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3 of 24 Amazon

Star Trek USB keyboard

Original USS Enterprise with crew mouse.

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4 of 24 We love Mercuri

Shoe keyboard

For the true geek. Non functional.

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5 of 24 Vyperlook

Klingon

Klingon Keyboard. Translate your output with Bing's Klingon Translator.

 

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6 of 24 Kickstarter

Bamboo iZen

Kickstarter project to produce bamboo keyboards for iPads.

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7 of 24 If it's hip it's here

Japanese floral keyboard

Fully functional keyboard.

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8 of 24 Fun substance

Stickers keyboard

Modified Macbook pro keyboard.

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9 of 24 30 Media

Love Hearts keyboard

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10 of 24 Hi Consumption

Keychain laser projection virtual keyboard

Projects a virtual keyboard onto any flat surface.

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11 of 24 Sears

Pink sparkles

With matching headphones and mouse.

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12 of 24 Vyperlook

Chocolate and crackers

Edible. Not functional.

 

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13 of 24 The Fancy

Leaf touchscreen keyboard

Full keyboard with backlighting and beeps.

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14 of 24 Telegraph

Jeans keyboard

Also covered in Wearable Tech 4 but worth another mention. Mouse and speakers also built in to jeans.

 

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15 of 24 Shocking Anecdotes

Pure gold leaf keyboard

Covered in gold leafand apparently not as expensive as you imagine at $271.

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16 of 24 Yanko Design

Concept tablet/keyboard

Concept of a removeable keyboard that slots into laptop keyboard space for touch keyboard functionality.

 

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17 of 24 Hella Jongerius

Food Centric keyboard

I'm not sure how it would cope with being cleaned.

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18 of 24 Desi Colours.

Flexible silicone

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19 of 24 Datamancer

Scrabble Keyboard

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20 of 24 Kenesis

Advantage Ergonomic keyboard

USB keyboard for PC and Mac.

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21 of 24 Kickstarter

Engrain Tactile keyboard

Wooden stick on keys for Apple Keyboards.

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22 of 24 Wicker Paradise

Keyboard stepping stones

Not functional of course.

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23 of 24 Laughing Squid

Waffle iron

Not a usable keyboard, but you could have a go at making it functional with some electronics and a lot of spare time.

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24 of 24 Apartment Therapy

German Gothic Steampunk keyboard

Made from Brass, black felt and wood

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