Keyboard Simulator (Keyboardsimulator.xyz) has been doing the rounds on reddit recently- thanks to user jbryant3 for unearthing this gem. Even though the Keyboard Simulator app has been around since 2020, it turns out a lot of people didn’t know about this handy tool. Myself included! How to use the Keyboard Simulator Keyboard Simulator allows you … Read more
I didn’t really want to make a keyboard enthusiast gift guide since there were already so many of them.. but that was before I received my 4th Keyboard Shaped Waffle Iron. Don’t get me wrong – I appreciate the sentiment but with such a niche hobby, there are only so many options out there and … Read more
Does your keyboard need a fancy cable? Well, let me answer that question with another question. Does your keyboard deserve a fancy cable? … cool keycaps, and maybe even a custom mouse to match, it only makes sense to complete the look. BUT, custom cables don’t have to be a purely aesthetic choice. As I will explain in the later sections, they can provide a lot of utility and organization to your setup.
So… It’s been a while. But welcome to another episode of What’s On My Desk?! Lots has happened since I last featured my own setup. I’ve been working mostly and when I’m finally off, I usually work on some other projects or study – I’m an actuary by trade so there is a LOT of studying. With the whole work from home shift following the pandemic, I’ve arranged for my desk setup to be easy to switch between “work mode” and “out of office” mode. With a few cable management tricks and some handy gadgets, I’ll show you how I make the switch seamlessly. Here’s what I’ve been using for the past year!
One of the most intimidating things when getting into the custom mechanical keyboard hobby is learning to solder (for us non-electrical background folks, anyway). You got everything you need… now you just need to put it all together. For many keebnerds, soldering is all the fun of building your custom keyboard but at the same … Read more
Hello fellow keebros and keebnerds! Wanted to check in to let you know that there is more mechanical keyboard content on the way! I have recently been caught up with real life and other businesses but have been working behind the scenes on some quality content for all my readers. Here are just a few … Read more