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Touch typing on the 2016 Apple MacBook Pro keyboard

Apple introduced its butterfly laptop keyboard design for the 2015 12-inch MacBook. It is shallower than previous keyboards. The key action is less positive than on older Apple laptops like the MacBook Air or earlier MacBook Pros. The 2016 12-inch MacBook uses the same keyboard. Put aside for one moment the Touch Bar that appears on […]

Goodbye BlackBerry qwerty keyboard phone

At the New York Times Ian Austin writes: …struggling Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry made a sharp detour from its history on Tuesday when it announced it was discontinuing the last phone to have the traditional version of the company’s iconic physical keyboard and trackpad. BlackBerry qwerty keyboard phones were essential business tools back when most other so-called […]