Part of the charm of the iPhone is being able to carry so much of your life around in a small package. Ditto with the iPad.
However, I’m less than charmed by the iPad’s touch screen keyboard, and have been using the camera adapter kit to attach an Apple keyboard to it. Great for serious writing while on the road…but now I’m lugging around a keyboard.
Enter the Jorno.
It won’t ship until this winter, but I’m betting on this tri-foldable Bluetooth keyboard, which will be compatible with the iPhone, the iPad and my laptop. Why? In part because it reminds me of a foldable keyboard I used very successfully with the Palm Pilot that was my first love in the tiny devices category.
- Bluetooth can be quirky (and drain batteries)
- The Jorno isn’t particularly slick looking
- The keys will be 15% smaller than those of a regular keyboard.
But…I really want a keyboard. I’ve ordered one, and will report back this winter.
Tip: Check dealmac.com and search for the Jorno article with a discount code.