Once upon a time there was the Northgate OmniKey Keyboard, most notably the OmniKey Plus. It was the best keyboard ever. It was sturdy, mechanical, and proffered a plethora of function keys. It was heavy, meaty, robust. You could pound on it an it would stay in place on your desk and just take it. It did not ghost and it did not miss a stroke. And it went “clickity clickity click” when you typed on it. And all was good. Continue reading Mechanical Keyboards: What are they and which one do you want?