The Selectric is still considered one of the most dramatic improvements in the typewriter space, thanks to its "golf ball" head.
Reports of the death of the manual typewriter have been slightly exaggerated. In fact, Hammacher Schlemmer will sell you a brand new one for $200.
Creating art with that splendidly elaborate gadget known as the typewriter is nothing new. Just ask Hemingway or Orwell. But this beautifully hacked 1937 Underwood Standard takes things to an entirely different realm.
Ethernet co-inventor Bob Metcalfe remembers interactions with Steve Jobs in the early days of personal computing and having Jobs at his wedding.
People keep sending us random iPad cases, and the surprising thing is, many of them are actually quite good, or at least have one or two killer features.
Watching the periodic eruptions between PR folks and the "community," it's easy to confuse form with substance.
Turn off Caps Lock with your Shift key, add an Address bar to your Quick Launch tray, and change your default image editor.
Until a few years ago, he was a typewriter guy. But traveling with the thing became an added pain after September 11. These days, the author uses a Mac Book Air.
Repetitive Stress Injury (RSI) cut my career as a hacker short. How can I protect my daughter from a similar fate?