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Buttons, sliders and knobs, oh, my! Startup evolves PC controls beyond the mouse

With its snap-together modules, Palette offers photographers and others a new answer to the age-old question of the best way to control a computer. Adobe is an early partner.

By July 7, 2015


For better Android typing: SwiftKey 3

SwiftKey one-ups Android's stock keyboard with more advanced prediction and correction abilities, and the new version is another step forward, CNET's Stephen Shankland concludes.

By June 21, 2012


Logitech adds Unifying Receiver to the new Wireless Trackball M570

Logitech's latest Wireless Trackball M570 adds the Unifying Receiver that lets you connect it to a variety of devices from up to 30 feet away.

By September 15, 2010


Will Windows 8 Take the Touchscreen PC Mainstream?

You probably don't own a touch-enabled PC. But if Microsoft has its way, you will.

By September 18, 2011


Adesso Wireless Mini Trackball Keyboard

For $79.99, you're better off buying a cheaper wireless keyboard than the Adesso WKB-3100UB--one that uses encryption and has a longer battery life for your sofa Web-surfing and portable-typing needs.

By October 28, 2009

2 stars Editors' rating October 28, 2009

BlackBerry Tour trackball issues--how widespread?

An investment research firm claims that up to 50 percent of buyers are returning the smartphone. But Sprint says the percentage isn't even close to that.

By September 17, 2009


Kensington 72327 SlimBlade Trackball

Kensington resurrects a dying breed with the SlimBlade Trackball, but the potential of its unique shortcut buttons devolves into a mess of clumsy extra functions and awkward movements that restrict productivity.

By April 14, 2009

2.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2009

Podcast: Kensington's trackball mouse the 'first of its kind'

It might not be the sexiest technology at CES, but Kensington is working to make everyday workhorses like keyboards and mice easier and more intuitive.

By January 12, 2009


Test drive: Adobe Flash Player on Android (beta)

Even before Adobe revealed its first full-fledged Flash Player for smartphones on Thursday, we got a chance to play online games and video from an Android phone.

By May 20, 2010


Why I became an Android fanboy

After a few months, Google's mobile-phone operating system won me over with a powerful new generation of phones.

By May 18, 2010