Hunting for a good sturdy case for your iPad? How about one that is bound to attract attention and also offer the comfort of typing? Check out the Etch-A-Sketch iPad case in bright red.
Sold by Headcase for $39, this cool case made of impact resistant plastic also provides the added protection for the fragile iPad.
During my ‘sour-grapes’ days (read why I didn’t buy the iPad), I chanced upon the ‘ultimate comparison chart’ – the iPad vs the Etch-A-Sketch. Though the text is in Spanish (Source: Geekool.com) I’m pretty sure you’ll immediately understand why the iPad is just a waste of money.
I’m still kind of undecided. I like the original Apple case for the iPad but would have preferred it in leather. At the same time, I’m terribly attracted to the metal ZaggMate case with the keyboard which is being advertised ad nauseam on the web.
I would be doing a lot of typing on the iPad and would prefer to use a proper keyboard. The one from Apple which comes with a dock doesn’t carry very many good reviews and, hence, the decision to go for the ZaggMate.
Using the QWERTY keyboard, the longest English word that you can type only with the left hand is "stewardesses". The QWERTY layout was designed primarily to prevent jamming in typewriters during bouts of fast typing. It is generally considered to be more difficult to use than alternatives like the Dvorak Simplified Keyboard, which claim less finger movement and a reduction in errors. [more...]