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About the Keyboards Report

Trend Hunter’s Keyboards Trend Report examines cutting-edge computer hardware, from replacement keyboards for laptops to wireless keyboards for a desktop computer. In a technologically saturated world, the demand for practical and high-quality products is on the rise. Consumers desire items like the cordless mouse, digital display keypads for tablets, large touchpad sensors for laptops and comfortable keyboard keys for PCs. This creates many opportunities for various companies to profit from potential business ventures.

Who It's For

Hardware manufacturers, software engineers and global brands like Logitech and Microsoft will find our data useful for developing products, driving innovation and inspiring creativity based on relevant consumer insight.

Use the Keyboards Trend Report to stay on the forefront of tomorrow’s technological breakthroughs while gaining a competitive edge in today’s market.

The Keyboards Trend Report, last published on Sep 02, 2014, includes 75 PRO Trends and 375 examples of keyboards market research and keyboards consumer trends related to: laptops, tablets, computer hardware, wireless keyboards, digital display keypads and keyboards trends.

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Our keyboards research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced keyboards articles and 2,123,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 75 Keyboards PRO Trends = 75 Powerpoint Pages Keyboards PPT Report
• 375 Keyboards Examples

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• 53 Keyboards Videos (Online) Keyboards Videos
• 2,250 Keyboards Images (Online) Keyboards Images
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Sample Keyboards Pro Trends

Each Keyboards PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online keyboards articles, videos and images. Examples:

Computer Couture Retro computer culture becomes coveted by irony-loving consumers Implications - The ubiquitous nature of technology has subsequently brought about the resurgence of retro Internet culture as a point of pride for consumers, which is being reflected in computer-themed clothing. As consumers look to satirize recent fads, this shift towards cultural apparel satisfies a preference for irony in all forms.
Computer Couture
Retro computer culture becomes coveted by irony-loving consumers
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Action-Less Interface Surfing and interactivity online is now achieved with little to no effort Implications - Technology is created for the purpose of convenience, and taking that to the next level, sites and apps are boasting intuitive software and voice activation that doesn't even require one to click a mouse. This speaks in the human desire to do as little as possible yet still enjoy results.
Action-Less Interface
Surfing and interactivity online is now achieved with little to no effort
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Cartable Occupation The rising satellite employee population is targeted with portable innovations Implications - A desire to work in a formalized fashion regardless of locale is still palpable amidst the virtual dot com and freelance workforce. A rise in products and services that cater specifically to the travelling or satellite employee is placing an increased emphasis on filling the void created by a loss of formality. As more brands offer more virtual employment options, the rise in hotel office spaces, public communal workspaces and vehicles designed for productivity will continue to cater to the newly created demographic.
Cartable Occupation
The rising satellite employee population is targeted with portable innovations
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Academic Accolades Parents turn to educational tech to add substance to materialistic rewards Implications - In an effort to incorporate more meaning into youthful enticement, parents are turning to high-tech educational gadgets, offering kids the allure of technological engagement with the benefits of contemporary academics. Hybrid technological rewards reflects a turn toward more enlightening and resourceful methods of behavioral persuasion.
Academic Accolades
Parents turn to educational tech to add substance to materialistic rewards
7 Examples + Score + Implications


DIY Discount The commodification of the DIY boom leads to brands adopting the ethos Implications - As sites like Pinterest and Etsy comodify the concept of DIY products, brands are responding in kind with custom products and services that give a level of discount by requiring that the consumer become part of the manufacturing process. This augmentation of the custom goods market into something that's attainable for the average consumer transitions tailored goods from luxury to average and lures shoppers who are more inclined to do it themselves. This consumer base -- also avidly involved in the online shopping world -- is accustom to the lower price points associated with e-tail and are far more interested in a partial DIY product over one that's in-line with offline costs.
DIY Discount
The commodification of the DIY boom leads to brands adopting the ethos
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Modernizing Classical Contemporary pianos utilize high-tech features to seek out diverse markets Implications - While classical music is certainly refined and eloquent, encouraging younger generations to see the beauty behind it can be difficult. Pop-up pianos and contemporary keyboards offer consumers classic instruments with a high-tech edge, combining a passionate form of expression with modern conveniences. The addition of technology serves to attract a more youthful, tech-savvy market, showcasing how adaptability is key to keeping relevant.
Modernizing Classical
Contemporary pianos utilize high-tech features to seek out diverse markets
7 Examples + Score + Implications


Modernizing Literacy Improved literary techniques illustrate a shift away from traditional methods Implications - With technology continually replacing everyday tasks, activities such as reading is becoming increasingly obsolete. As a method to improve consumer demand, retailers are opting for more modern and high-tech features to bring literacy into the 21st century. This illustrates how contemporary influences can reignite the popularity of a product amongst consumers.
Modernizing Literacy
Improved literary techniques illustrate a shift away from traditional methods
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Artistic Bonding Parents use digital art as a means to express parental and pop culture devotion Implications - Pushing the notion of parent-child bonding in a new direction, the use of infants in modern, digital art identifies a shift towards a new level of parental pride. Expressing individuality through their offspring, the images appeal to Internet culture, which responds positively to obscure, altered forms of satire and correlates back to consumer demand for the abstract.
Artistic Bonding
Parents use digital art as a means to express parental and pop culture devotion
7 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 69 more Keyboards PRO Trends and 375 examples!



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