Multi-taskers Can Alternate Desktop Keyboard Use With Tablets, Smartphones

FOOHILL RANCH, Calif. - May 06, 2013 - Busy professionals can enhance their wired desktop keyboards and mice to efficiently work across multiple devices with the new IOGEAR Bluetooth Desktop Dock launched today. The Bluetooth Desktop Dock connects with up to two Bluetooth-enabled devices to navigate documents and seamlessly type emails or respond to text messages with greater ease and precision than touching the screen

Easy to set up and affordably priced (MSRP $79.95), the Bluetooth Desktop Dock creates a linked wireless workspace compatible with the iPad®, iPhone®, Galaxy Tab™, Galaxy S3™ and other compatible tablets and smartphones. Preset key combinations, or hotkeys, allow easy switching between devices using a PC or Mac keyboard. New devices can be added or removed as needed, and the Bluetooth Desktop Dock will automatically recognize the changes. Some mobile operating systems do not support mouse function, only keyboards.

"Consumers' desktops are increasingly filled with multiple devices, and IOGEAR's Bluetooth Desktop Dock bridges the technology to simplify multi-tasking and improve the experience on mobile devices," IOGEAR CEO Jack Wang said. "The Bluetooth Desktop Dock is another example of IOGEAR's connectivity innovation and drive to solve consumer needs."

The built-in stand on the Bluetooth Desktop Dock holds a tablet or smartphone at an angle for easier viewing compared to laying the device flat on a table. The Bluetooth Desktop Dock is available online at and through major distribution channels.

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IOGEAR, an Aten International Company, headquartered in Foothill Ranch, Calif., manufactures innovative Home Electronics and Information Technology solutions that enable convergence through connectivity. Founded in 1999, the company develops products that help integrate technologies, share resources, decrease clutter and energy consumption, and reduce electronic waste. IOGEAR distributes throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.

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