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Blank Keyboard Fad Will Fade

Generic keyboards are being made into geek status symbols by the removal of letter on the keys? Gimme a break!

The current rage among touch-typing geeks: Keyboards without writing on the keys.

A few weeks ago, Das Keyboard came out with its $80 blank keyboard.

Not to be out-geeked, PFU is offering the Happy Hacking Keyboard (HHK) Professional with blank keys. As usual, the HHK comes with a minimum of keys -- just 60.

These provide out-of-the-box what you used to be able to achieve only with stick-ons.

The benefits of this keyboard could be: