First off, congrats to John M. of Winona Lake, Ind., for winning a Booq Cobra laptop backpack in last week's giveaway. Now, would you like a keyboard to go with that iPad touch screen? This week's giveaway will hook you up. We're offering a free TyPad, a unique iPad case with a built-in Bluetooth keyboard.
CNET's Josh Lowensohn gave the TyPad positive marks when he went hands-on with it a couple of years back. He tested the original TyPad, but we're giving away the latest version of the accessory, the TyPad 2, which is compatible with all iPads, including the newest model.
To use the TyPad, just slip your iPad into the top compartment and connect it with the soft-touch keyboard that sits in the bottom of the unit. The 1.2-pound case from Accessory Workshop has a built-in rechargeable lithium battery that keeps it powered up without leeching from your iPad's battery or taking up the device's 30-pin connector.
The keyboard, meanwhile, promises 90 minutes of uninterrupted use. When the battery gets down to about an hour, it will blink to let you know. There's also an on/off switch you can ... [Read more]