you can connect a typewriter to your iPad or PC, thanks to USB Typewriter. For a price, you get a good old-fashioned typewriter rejigged to connect with a USB cable to your technological device of choice. Using a USB adapter, any old fashioned manual typewriters can be used as a keyboard for a USB-capable computer, such as a PC, Mac or a tablet. The USB Typewriter can type all letters, numerals and punctuation marks. It also includes shift, space and return carriage. Many non-standard keys, such as F1-F12, esc, Ctrl, and so on are available with a special toggle key.