Search Google Straight From Your Texts with Gboard

Google is making it easier than ever to search the web with its latest product: Gboard. Developed for iOS, Gboard is a third-party keyboard that allows users to instantaneously search Google straight from their text messaging app (or virtually any app that uses a keyboard). Search results, images, YouTube videos and even GIFs can then be quickly inserted into a conversation without having to copy/paste …

The Keyboard Waffle Iron

Soon Alphabet Soup won’t be the only way to eat your letters. A new campaign on Kickstarter is hoping to make The Keyboard Waffle Iron a reality. Featuring a die-cast, aluminum body with heat-resistant Bakelite handles, the $60 QWERTY-inspired waffle cooker seems like a simple way to breathe some life into a boring breakfast. There are currently 15 rewards available in the campaign, including a …

iPad Mini Cases

Protective sleeves and shells for the scaled-down iPad

Apple launched the much-anticipated iPad mini last week, and with it their own smart cover—a familiar folding design only made a touch more magical by the reduction of materials and realignment of magnets so that the edges lock together when folded in to a stand. Of course, there were many new cases launched by other manufacturers as well; the following are our favorites for their …

Nokia E70

I've always detested the Blackberry and am recently over my Treo. Lately I've been using the E70 is a butterfly phone like the earlier E61. Other features in both phones include a 2MP camera, WiFi, Bluetooth and Push-to-talk. Available early next year.

Thumb Keyboard for the PC

Mevael Corporation, in Japan, has developed a one thumb keyboard for text entry and mouse manipulation. The invention is based on the premise that kids in Japan are faster at text entry on their mobiles than on a QWERTY keyboard. I think it would be really cool to couple it with a wearable that uses a near eye display like something from Xybernaut. I know …