Typing /ˈtīpiNG/ – the action or skill of writing something by means of a typewriter or computer. According to Wikipedia, the average professional in America types at an average rate of 38-40 wmp (we know our avid Das Keyboard users rate much higher). Since efficient typing is what we’re all about we wanted to salute some notable typing record holders [...]Read More
Das Keyboard is now a proud sponsor of the 2012 TopCoder Open. TopCoder is also running a contest for its members to win a Das Keyboard here.
For many people, learning to type faster equates to improving video game performance or typing documents faster, though increasing typing speed has the overall benefit of saving time. Want to know if the amount of time saved by typing faster is significant? We determined how many documents could be entered at a typing speed of 30wpm, 60 wpm, and 90 [...]Read More
Being a keyboard company, we often come across videos of people typing and have even posted several of our own. While it’s fun to see people using our keyboards, it’s rare for us to find a video of someone typing incredibly fast. Which is why when we found someone typing 155 wpm on a Das Keyboard online, we knew we [...]Read More
We previously posted a video comparing the clickity-clack of the IBM Model M vs the Das Keyboard Clicky model. Since then, we received requests for more comparisons and decided it was time to put the Das Keyboard Clicky model up against the Das Keyboard Silent. The Silent brown switches are definitely more muted than the Clicky blue switches, but still give awesome, [...]Read More