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Magic FrogPad turns your Apple Magic Trackpad into a keyboard

10/03/2011, Love your Magic Trackpad and wish that you could use it for everything including typing? Well, you’re in luck. The folks over at FrogPad have come up with a new accessory called the Magic FrogPad that turns your Apple Magic Trackpad into a compact...

Logitech gives your PC a Wireless Touchpad

09/13/2011, Who says that you need a Mac or a laptop to enjoy the benefits of a touchpad? Logitech has just announced the launch of its own brand of touchpads called the Logitech Wireless Touchpad. Designed for Windows 7, the Logitech Wireless Touchpad introduces...

Omnio WOWKeys Turns iPhone Into A Multi-touch Trackpad

11/08/2010, Do you remember the Eee Keyboard? If you don’t plan on purchasing a whole new computer, you could always check out the WOWKeys from Omnio. This $100 USB keyboard doubles up as an iPhone dock, supporting both Mac and PC. There are a good 15 hotkeys...

Magic Trackpad, a Mouse killer? LOL

07/28/2010, When Apple releases a new “magic” product (or any product) there are always three sides throwing comments at it: the “religious” crowd, the “haters” crowd and the fairly reasonable (but quiet) crowd. Figuring out how...

Gateway Notebooks Get Glowing Backlit Trackpads

06/04/2010, Backlit keyboards are increasingly common nowadays, probably because they’re useful and also look awesome, but what about the humble trackpad? The folks over at Gateway seem to have decided that it too needs the backlight treatment, as evident in...

Windows notebook to get Mac-like scrolling and gestures

03/18/2010, TouchPad Gesture: ChiralScroll™ for vertical scrolling from Synaptics, Inc. on Vimeo. Even if you are a die-hard Windows fan, chances are pretty good that once you have had a go at the two-finger scrolls and three-finger gestures on a MacBook, the...

Synaptics ClickPad Trackpad

06/02/2009, Synaptics hopes to usher in a new age of trackpad technology with its ClickPad trackpad, and will target netbooks this time round after making its rounds on the latest MacBooks and MacBook Pros. These ClickPads will play nice with Synaptic’s latest...