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Get it today via Neowin Deals! <a href="">Read more...</a> (Neowin Deals) Sun, 08 Aug 2021 17:00:01 +0000 Intel's RealSense TCS makes touchscreens touchless <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel has announced RealSense TCS, new software that, combined with a RealSense camera, can make touchscreen interfaces work without touch by detecting the user&#039;s hand above the screen. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 07 Jan 2021 17:48:01 +0000 Samsung Galaxy S20 FE users begin reporting problems with the device's touchscreen <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Reports on Reddit and Samsung&#039;s Community Forum suggest that a number of Galaxy S20 FE users are facing touchscreen problems, including issues like phantom touches, unresponsive screens, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Mon, 12 Oct 2020 16:18:01 +0000 Microsoft Research demos simultaneous touch and stylus input on tablets <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In a recent YouTube video, Microsoft Research showed off its implementation of simultaneous input from both touch and a pen, and how the combination can enable interesting new functions. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Sat, 06 May 2017 19:52:01 +0000 Apple will launch an 'iMac Pro' later this year - but no, it won't have a touchscreen <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>&quot;Touch doesn&#039;t even register on the list of things pro users are interested in talking about,&quot; Apple&#039;s Phil Schiller said today - five months after adding the Touch Bar to its MacBook Pro notebooks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:38:02 +0000 Dell unveils 55- and 86-inch 4K Interactive Touch Monitors, priced from "below $5,000" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The new displays feature 4K resolution and 20-point multitouch, as well as stylus support - but unlike Microsoft&#039;s similarly-sized Surface Hub devices, you&#039;ll have to connect a separate PC to them. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:16:01 +0000 Apple's Phil Schiller: putting touch on Macs is 'absurd' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In a recent interview, Apple&#039;s senior vice president for worldwide marketing Phil Schiller admitted testing touch capability for Macs. However, his team concluded that it wasn&#039;t the right thing to do. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:52:01 +0000 Microsoft had a Touch Bar concept long before Apple <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The idea to augment a keyboard with a touch-enabled display is not one exclusive to Apple. Apparently, Microsoft had the idea several years back, called the &quot;Adaptive Keyboard&quot;. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chris Schroeder) Sat, 05 Nov 2016 08:14:01 +0000 Microsoft Surface 3 now supported with latest Linux kernel release <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With Linux Kernel 4.8 hot out of the oven this week, Microsoft&#039;s Surface 3 could become an attractive, low price option for Linux fans given the inclusion of new touchscreen drivers. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Tue, 04 Oct 2016 08:06:01 +0000 New implementation of 3D Touch gets demoed by Microsoft Research <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A Microsoft Research project has breathed new life into the 3D touch feature which was originally supposed to launch alongside the Nokia McLaren Windows Phone. The new tech was demoed in a video. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 06 May 2016 08:28:01 +0000 Microsoft delivers latest firmware update to Surface 3 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is rolling out the latest firmware update for its Surface 3 tablet, bringing improvements to the touch panel, along with Surface Platform Power Driver enhancements to improve charging. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:04:01 +0000 Discuss: Do you care about having a touchscreen on your notebook or desktop PC? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft thought we&#039;d fall in love with touch on our PCs with Windows 8, but many new Windows 10 notebooks and desktops still lack touchscreen support today. How much does this feature matter to you? <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Mon, 14 Sep 2015 12:16:01 +0000 Windows 10 to include new multi-touch gestures for precision touchscreen and touchpads <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At their WinHEC conference, Microsoft has announced a range of new gestures for touchscreen and touchpads in Windows 10 that greatly expand the uses of each and will arrive this summer. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Wed, 18 Mar 2015 16:24:01 +0000 Microsoft is still working on a fix for Lumia 535 touchscreen issue <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Despite having released a fix a few months ago for the Lumia 535&#039;s touch sensitivity issue, the problem has persisted for some. Microsoft is reportedly still working to ease the issue on the device. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Sat, 07 Feb 2015 09:46:01 +0000 Microsoft rolling out fix for Lumia 535 touchscreen issues <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new update is rolling out for the Lumia 535, one that supposedly fixes the touchscreen issues which users have been experiencing. The patch is currently available in &quot;select markets&quot;. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:46:01 +0000 Surface Pro 3 landing in 25 more markets on Aug. 28 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/504836771surface-pro-3-logo-img-03.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s Surface Pro 3 will arrive in 25 more markets on August 28th. The device has already gone up for pre-order on each market&#039;s Microsoft Surface Pro websites with delivery due on launch day. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Byron Hinson) Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10:05:06 +0000 Microsoft's latest TV ad takes a jab at Apple for not offering touchscreen Macs <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1741474728windows81logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>The latest television commercial promoting PCs that run Windows 8.1 takes a jab at Apple for not offering any of their Macs with touchscreen as a way to promote the use of Windows 8.1 all-in-one PCs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Sat, 01 Mar 2014 12:59:28 +0000 Apple future-proofing Macbooks with solar panels and dual-displays <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1953404794air.jpg" alt="" /></div>A patent that was recently granted to Apple reveals that the company is looking at integrating solar panels into its future Macbooks. The patent also describes a touch-enabled secondary display. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 28 Jan 2014 11:34:45 +0000 Samsung offers a future with lots of touchscreeen displays in concept video <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/945886462samsung-logo-dark.png" alt="" /></div>In a recently discovered video, Samsung shows a vision of the future where there are lots of touchscreen displays in nearly every product, including one that surrounds a coffee thermos. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Sun, 29 Dec 2013 21:05:32 +0000 Rumor: Touchscreen-based Chromebooks coming in 2013 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/271282446chromebook.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new report claims that Google is working with PC makers on new Chromebooks models that will have touchscreens for a launch sometime later in 2013, but specifics were not mentioned. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 21 Feb 2013 13:18:01 +0000 Toshiba announces Satellite U845t budget touchscreen Ultrabook <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1055200311a.jpg" alt="" /></div>Another Windows 8 laptop has been announced before the show has even kicked off, and this time it&#039;s the $800 Toshiba Satellite U845t budget Ultrabook packing decent specs for the price <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Mon, 07 Jan 2013 03:30:25 +0000 3M flaunts 84-inch, 4K-res, 40-point multitouch table <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/16449558873m.jpg" alt="" /></div>There&#039;s nothing more awesome than a giant touchscreen, which is exactly what 3M has brought to CES 2013 with an 84-inch, 3840 x 2160 (4K), 40-point capacitive multitouch table <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Mon, 07 Jan 2013 02:27:33 +0000 Windows 8 dual-touchscreen Asus Taichi Ultrabooks delayed <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The wacky Asus Taichi - a Windows 8 Ultrabook with a touchscreen on the inside, and one on the outside - has been delayed, just a few weeks after retailers started taking orders for it. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 28 Nov 2012 09:01:36 +0000 TechSpot: HP TouchSmart 520 All-In-One Review <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/888915901h.jpg" alt="" /></div>Bill Gates unveiled the first HP TouchSmart at CES in 2007 and we&#039;ve seen a number of updates throughout the years since. The latest rendition sports some serious hardware and a revised design... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Julio Franco) Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:56:35 +0000 Microsoft working on touchscreens with one millisecond lag <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19825736642.jpg" alt="" /></div>Touchscreen technology has come a long way in recent years, making phones and tablets a joy to use. But Microsoft hopes to make touchscreens even better, by drastically improving their responsiveness. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jake Durasamy) Fri, 09 Mar 2012 16:32:56 +0000 Intel shows off touchscreen Windows Ultrabook <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/728627821in.jpg" alt="" /></div>Intel&#039;s new reference design features a 13.3&quot; touchscreen and 1.5GHz Ivy Bridge processor, in a Windows-based Ultrabook designed to show how OEMs can bring touch experiences to familiar form factors. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Wed, 07 Mar 2012 14:03:44 +0000 HP VantagePoint: the 132” touchscreen wall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/888915901h.jpg" alt="" /></div>HP&#039;s VantagePoint has arrived - a huge new touchscreen wall, controlled by two Windows 7 PCs, designed to offer a &quot;wow interactive experience&quot; in training, retail and consumer information scenarios. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 17 Jan 2012 19:05:17 +0000 Trivia Tuesday: Apple invention misconceptions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/uploaded/03.big_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>While Apple may be an industry leader in several markets with products like the iPad and iPhone, there are some things that people think the company has invented but they actually haven&#039;t <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Tue, 20 Dec 2011 10:18:40 +0000 Only one Wii U controller per console, says Nintendo <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/306414926w.jpg" alt="" /></div>Ever since Nintendo revealed its exciting new Wii U console, and its even more interesting controller with built-in touch display, the Wii U&rsquo;s story has been a bit of a mixed bag. Despite some very... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Mon, 20 Jun 2011 00:50:19 +0000 Hands-on: Acer Iconia; touchscreen keyboard laptop <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/11021812481719772255ac.jpg" alt="" /></div>In the final days of CES 2011, Neowin got a hands-on with the Acer Iconia, a touchscreen keyboard laptop, that almost acts as if it has dual-screens. The laptop has a touchscreen keyboard, allowing you... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Sat, 08 Jan 2011 23:27:58 +0000 Apple patents a touchscreen for notebooks; TouchBook, anybody? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple made it very clear at the iLife &rsquo;11 launch event that touchscreen monitors weren&rsquo;t the way of the future. It was mentioned at that event that vertical touchscreens were more of a nuisance than... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tzvi Friedman) Wed, 29 Dec 2010 15:47:26 +0000 Uni creates 18-screen HD digital paint wall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Think your triple-display setup is pretty good? How about 18 displays, all touch-enabled? Engadget reports that students at the University of Illinois Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) in Chicago have created just that, resulting in a 20-foot... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matthew Jones) Tue, 09 Nov 2010 11:10:13 +0000 Cypress shows off touchscreen with hover detection <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/661530618asf.png" alt="" /></div>Cypress Semiconductor is a company that makes the TrueTouch capacitive touchscreen. As reported by Slashgear, the company is now working to add hover support to their finger controlled touchscreens. This would allow a screen to... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Benjamin Rubenstein) Wed, 21 Apr 2010 21:46:01 +0000 HTC patents a dual-screen touchscreen phone <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/11277449467908340921.jpg" alt="" /></div>GadgetMix reports that a patent that has HTC developing a dual-screen touchphone has surfaced. According to the patent, first picked up by Chinese website Zol, the device looks very similar in design to the Nintendo... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tzvi Friedman) Fri, 09 Apr 2010 11:41:29 +0000 Robot touchscreen analysis reveals differences between smartphones <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/10599022752692799083-phone_shell.png" alt="" /></div>As touchscreen devices are grounding themselves in the industry as the next big thing, differences between the screens themselves are increasingly becoming an important factor when deciding between the multitude of devices. Factors such as... <a href="">Read more...</a> (giga) Wed, 24 Mar 2010 22:16:12 +0000 Apple to launch 22" touchscreen iMac? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1838621928imac.jpg" alt="" /></div>Information has surfaced that Apple may be working on a 22in touchscreen iMac. The information, according to, claims that the new product will be released sometime during 2010 with the product being... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Mon, 18 Jan 2010 16:44:15 +0000 Blackberrys innovative touchscreen <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/13713883511191151920af.jpg" alt="" /></div>RIM has finally decided to cast away their QWERTY keyboard origins that their phones had been named after, and replace it with a touchscreen version for the Blackberry Storm. Engadget has posted a review... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 21 Nov 2008 03:01:29 +0000 Could Windows 7 use on touchscreen tech? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft revealed earlier this week that Windows Vista's successor &ndash; codenamed Windows 7 &ndash; is scheduled to be released in 2010. But what the company is not making clear is what new features the OS... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 27 Jul 2007 14:11:13 +0000 HP Introduces Industry's Largest Digital Camera Touchscreen <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP recently introduced nine new digital cameras to its product line, including one with the largest touchscreen LCD display of any compact digital camera in the industry. The HP Photosmart R937 Digital Camera has a... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 23 Jun 2007 19:39:12 +0000 HP Reveals 'Crossfire' 19-Inch Touchscreen Media PC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Looks like AMD has a sweet new rig they're readying for January launch, and word on the street is Bill Gates wants to launch it personally. It's the IQ770 &quot;Crossfire,&quot; the first mass market touchscreen... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 30 Nov 2006 16:36:18 +0000