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The Return of the 1280x1024 Monitors... But With Touch!
Oct 29, 2013 - in News
iiyama has announced its 'new' 19" touch-enabled 1280 x 1024 monitor.
E Ink Intros 13.3" Flexible Electronic Paper Display
May 14, 2013 - in News
E Ink is launching a new flexible electronic paper display based on Sony's flexible Thin Film Transistor (TFT) tech.
Shape-Changing Plastic Could Provide Touchscreens with 'Clicky' Keyboards
Apr 22, 2013 - in News
Using electromechanical polymers, Strategic Polymer claims to be able to create physical "clicky" keys that will pop out the surface of a touchscreen's keyboard with a millisecond response time.
Asus Unleashes Taichi 31 With Two 13.3-inch 1080p Displays
Apr 15, 2013 - in News
Asus has released its Taichi 31 Ultrabook, which carries two 1080p IPS screens back-to-back.
Touchscreen Notebooks Could See Up to 25% Price Drop
Apr 15, 2013 - in News
According to DigiTimes, notebooks equipped with touchscreens will be reduced by 20 to 25 percent in Taiwan.
Report: Touchscreens to Become a Standard Specification for 3rd Generation Intel Ultrabooks
Apr 14, 2013 - in News
Touchscreens will be a standard feature for Intel's 3rd Generation of Ultrabooks that will be arriving later this year.
Dell XPS One 27: Can An All-In-One Make Us Love Windows 8?
Apr 8, 2013 - in Reviews
Windows 8 is unquestionably intended to create consistency between consoles, tablets, phones, and the PC. But the desktop world is still largely without touch input. Can Dell's XPS One 27 make the Windows 8 experience better with a gorgeous touchscreen?
I-O Data Releases 22-inch Touch Screen Monitor
Apr 7, 2013 - in News
I-O Data has released a 22" touchscreen monitor intended to be used with Windows 8
Google Announces $1300 Touchscreen Chrome Laptop
Feb 21, 2013 - in News
The rumors were true!
Intel: Voice Recognition Will Phase Out Touch
Jan 20, 2013 - in News
Touchscreen technology yet to go fully mainstream.
Acer Says Touchscreen Laptops Will Soon Be Everywhere
Jan 2, 2013 - in News
It may be a few years before touch-based notebooks actually dominate the market.
USPTO Invalidates Apple's Pinch-to-Zoom Patent
Dec 20, 2012 - in News
Another one bites the dust.
Apple's Multi-Touch Patent Invalidated by USPTO
Dec 8, 2012 - in News
Another patent has been declared invalid by the USPTO, this time the popular "Steve Jobs patent".
Lenovo: PC Industry Underestimated Demand for Touch
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
The industry missed the boat in regards to predicting the current craze for touch-based desktops and laptops.
Touchscreen Kiosks to Replace 250 NYC Pay Phones
Nov 23, 2012 - in News
We've got smart cell phones, now it's time for smart pay phones.
Innovation at Apple is 'Sputtering', Says Analyst
Nov 4, 2012 - in News
Analyst confused over Apple's inability to bring touch technology to its notebooks and iMacs.
Autodesk's Magic Finger Turns Any Surface into Touchscreen
Oct 21, 2012 - in News
Here's a way to control your smartphone without having to take it out of your pocket or purse.
This is the World's Largest Multi-Touch Display Wall
Sep 30, 2012 - in News
Twenty four 55-inch displays are stacked together to create the ultimate MultiTaction cell display.
AnyTouch Turns Your Desk into a Microsoft Surface-like Display
Sep 3, 2012 - in News
DIY desktop interface project turns any flat surface into an interactive display.
Disney's Revel Device Enhances Your Sense of Touch
Aug 31, 2012 - in News
Disney researchers create wearable tactile device, bringing artificial tactile sensation to touchscreens and objects.
iTypewriter Brings Tactile Goodness to the iPad
Aug 26, 2012 - in News
Be hip, go retro tech.
Deals July 19: Netgear Push2TV Wireless Receiver $33
Jul 19, 2012 - in News
Allow our hottest deals from LogicBuy to ease your gadget itch.
Deals July 5: 23'' Dell UltraSharp IPS LCD $227
Jul 5, 2012 - in News
Some hot deals to help you get back into work after the holiday.
Deals June 15: 22-inch Planar 1080p LCD Monitor $99.99
Jun 15, 2012 - in News
Here are today's hot deals to help ring in the weekend.
Deals June 14: 30% off Creative Wireless Headset Bundle
Jun 14, 2012 - in News
Some bargains to go with your Thursday afternoon tech news!
Deals June 13: 15% off iTunes Gift Cards
Jun 13, 2012 - in News
Here's your daily dose of deals to make your Wednesday afternoon go by a little bit faster.
The $79 Kindle Costs Amazon $84 to Make
Nov 12, 2011 - in News
Amazon's $79 Kindle ereader is probably as cheap and cheerful as they get, but the device is actually more expensive for Amazon to build than it is for us to buy.
Microsoft Surface Used as a Big Games Controller
Sep 16, 2010 - in News
BlackBerry Torch Gets Torn Apart, Photographed
Aug 6, 2010 - in News
If you're intrigued by RIM's latest smartphone, the BlackBerry Torch, then we've got a treat for you: gory shots of the device's insides!
Deals for May 25: Don't Forget Your Towel
May 25, 2010 - in News
A towel, it says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have. Partly it has great practical value.