The D'vorak layout keyboard is also called the ''simplified keyboard''. The layout of the keyboard puts the most frenquently used letters in the most accessible positions.
The Massachusetts Institute of technology begins experimenting with direct keyboard inputting on computers .
The teletype corporation ships the model 33 .
A popular mainframe computer system 360 was developed by I.B.M( International Business machines ). I.B.M introduced specialized commands keys to the keyboard like esc, alt,ctrl,pause,break,SysRq.
3,720 display terminal has the first widely used screen-oriented mainframe keyboard, and also introduced keys like enter,ins,del,home,page up,end and the arrow keys.
The 83 keyboard was introduced to I.B.M personal computer. THe 83 keyboard has 10 functions which include a numlock key,esc,alt,ctrl,Sysrq and other keys.
After two years of development. I.B.M introduced a enhanced 101-key keyboard that can be used across all it's platforms and systems. Other manufactures adoptit as a de facto standard.
The natural keyboard was introduced by microsoft it has three extras keys that enable the use of the operatingststem without a mouse.
a foldable keyboard was created which could be packed and you could travel with.
A popular type of keyboard the illuminated type of keyboard was introduced.
Laser virtual keyboard are sold around the world. A laser virtual keyboard is a tiny device laser that projects a keyboard on any flat surface.
keyboard in the future
keyboard in the future might contain full color display on every key. The keybpard might be used in all languages and can be customized for any program or function. It might include mathematics , web development photoshop and and games.