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Berthold Diatronic

This cool Berthold fototype diatronic typesetting machine was spotted by OnlineLion.

The Two Thirds Keyboard

Inspired by old letterpress type cases, Attoparsec designed a keyboard based on the California Two Thirds layout.

Admiral’s Shark-tastic IBM updates of 2022!

Kali aka Sharktastica, expert and enjoyer of vintage IBM keyboards, looks back at some of the accomplishments and events of the last year.

On collecting and modern keyboard innovation

Thomas, the guy behind the Chyrosran22 YouTube channel, sums up how keyboards changed during the last fifty years and takes a look at the explosion of innovations that have happened in the field over the last few years.

NEC M-System

The NEC M-System was a Japanese input method and a series of word processor keyboards introduced in 1983. Posted by wj-zhe.

Sakhr AX-170

The Sakhr AX-170 is a Z80-based MSX compatible computer from the '80s – posted by gymleader_brock.

Didaktik Gama

A Czechoslovakian Didaktik Gama spotted by themiracy.

Abekas A72

An Abekas A72 digital character generator spotted by drake9800.

Rolitron Rolco-60

The Rolco-60 by Rolitron was a dedicated microcomputer for currency exchange facilities in the early '90s.

Chornobyl Control Room 3

An intriguing keyboard layout: Console in Chornobyl Control Room 3 posted by Hunor_Deak.

Cakeday inventory 2022

My annual photo shoot of my (mostly vintage) keyboard collection.

BBC Micro

Keybordle spotted a BBC Micro in London's science museum, giving an opportunity to mention its historic role.

Otrona 2001

The Otrona 2001 is a cool and rare vintage computer from 1984. Posted by Cerb-r-us.

ergoLogic

The unique ergoLogic keyboard with adjustable tenting angle – posted by datnarwhal4.

ESA keyboard

A keyboard from the ESA Director of Operations bench spotted by evil_noodles.

Tandberg Data

autonomouschair spotted a gorgeous Tandberg Data keyboard in the Oslo National Museum.

Hottek 1KB101 keyboard

A Hottek 1KB101 keyboard with HTK switches – reviewed by Chyrosran22.

Tesla Consul 259.6

A Tesla Consul 259.6 keyboard from a Soviet mainframe computer terminal – restored and posted by chernobyl_dude

Luxor ABC77

A 1984 Luxor ABC77 keyboard from the Swedish army posted by sadolf.

Dynalogic Hyperion

This gorgeous Dynalogic Hyperion, a Canadian luggable from the early '80s, was posted by snuci.

Cromemco C-10 keyboard

This awesome-looking 1982 Cromemco C-10 was posted by WonderSausage.

Fujitsu leaf spring

Salvaged by NintendoDuck from a recycling center: a cool Fujitsu keyboard of unknown origin.

Kontron PSI 80 keyboard

I bought this cute vintage 60% Kontron PSI 80 a few weeks ago and decided it's time to clean it, investigate its interior, and share some photos.

Type-Writing Machine, 1879

The first(?) steno machine patented by Miles M. Bartholomew in 1879.

5-year anniversary for Keebio

Keebio turned 5 this month, and Danny put together a timeline with all their keyboard releases.

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