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Explore the interactivity between keyboards and mice and your machine. Learn about the different types of keyboards and mice, what QWERTY means.

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How Computer Keyboards Work

With all the extras and options that are available for new computer keyboards, it's hard to believe that their design originated with mechanical typewriters. Now just look at all they can do!


How the Xynergi Keyboard Works

How the Xynergi Keyboard Works

The Xynergi keyboard is part of a desktop media production center package. It is ideal for small, professional media editing studios. See more »

How do optical mice work?

How do optical mice work?

How do optical mice work? Take a look at the technology that goes into optical mice and see what makes optical mice work. See more »

How Computer Keyboards Work

How Computer Keyboards Work

You use your keyboard every day, but did you know that even this simple device contains its own microprocessor? Learn why! See more »

Why are the keys arranged the way they are on a QWERTY keyboard?

Why are the keys arranged the way they are on a QWERTY keyboard?

A QWERTY keyboard was designed by Christopher Sholes in 1874. Why are the keys arranged the way they are? Learn about a QWERTY keyboard in this article. See more »

How Computer Mice Work

How Computer Mice Work

The mouse might just be the computer user's best friend. Every day of your computing life, you reach out for your mouse whenever you want to move your cursor or activate something. Learn how this human-machine interface translates your movements into digital data. See more »