If Connectbot is your cup of tea, the Hackers Keyboard is going to be your friend. It is a full 5 row soft keyboard that fits everything, including a 4-way pad, on the screen. It's a bit crowded on a phone, but having access to the special keys like CTRL, ESC, and function keys is a winner. I wouldn't want to live on it (I have a hard enough time with the stock keyboard as it is without going more smaller), but when I go into Connectbot, Hackers Keyboard is selected.
Mike Fratto is a principal analyst at Current Analysis, covering the Enterprise Networking and Data Center Technology markets. Prior to that, Mike was with UBM Tech for 15 years, and served as editor of Network Computing. He was also lead analyst for InformationWeek Analytics ... View Full Bio