The Keyboard Company (manufacturer)
|Successor||Apple Accessory Products Division|
|Founded||1978 or 1979|
|Headquarters||Garden Grove, California, USA|
|FCC grantee code||BTW|
The Keyboard Company (TKC) was a short-lived US keyboard manufacturer seemingly founded by Datanetics general manager Michael Muller around the end of the 1970s.
The Keyboard Company was created at the request of Steve Jobs for a company dedicated to Apple's needs. In the summer of 1980, the company was acquired by Apple and became their Accessory Products Division, later Alps Electric USA.
- The Apple 1 Project — The Keyboard Company - History