Latest Touchscreen Stories

2014-07-16 23:05:35

According to a new report from BCC Research, the global market for transparent conductive coatings is expected to grow to $7 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8%. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, Transparent Conductive Coatings: Technologies and Global Markets, the global market for transparent conductive coatings is expected to grow to $7 billion by 2018, with a five-year...

Smartphone-Tablet Combos Are Putting The Squeeze On Tablet PCs
2014-07-11 05:43:15

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Those ultra-small tablets are getting the squeeze – not by users but rather by phablets, the so-called combination smartphone-tablet device. According to the new NPD DisplaySearch Quarterly Mobile PC Shipment and Forecast Report, tablet PC demand saw a decline year-to-year for the time, and many top brands even reported weak tablet PC shipment results in Q1 of this year due in part to delayed launches of new products. As a result,...

TransWall, A Transparent Touchable Display Wall Developed By KAIST
2014-07-09 03:17:50

The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) At a busy shopping mall, shoppers walk by store windows to find attractive items to purchase. Through the windows, shoppers can see the products displayed, but may have a hard time imagining doing something beyond just looking, such as touching the displayed items or communicating with sales assistants inside the store. With TransWall, however, window shopping could become more fun and real than ever before. Woohun Lee, a...

2014-07-08 08:37:56

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Small PC, of Clearwater Florida, has introduced its new SunVu-85 LCD display with Multi-Touch Technology. The SunVu-85 is specifically designed for Marine and Vehicle applications with a water resistant chassis and an optically enhanced display for excellent readability in direct sunlight. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140707/124743Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140707/124744 The rugged lightweight aluminum...

2014-07-07 08:25:32

LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Next Generation Haptics on Mobile Devices: Market Analysis and Forecastshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/networking/wireless/next_generation_haptics_mobile_devices_market_analysis_forecasts.htmlNext Generation Haptics on Mobile Devices: Market Analysis and Forecasts The importance of the user interface as a differentiating feature amongst mobile devices has never been greater...

2014-06-30 23:15:53

Industrial LCD features best-in-class sunlight readability and widest operating temperature range. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Touch International, a leading supplier of custom touch screens and enhanced displays, has introduced a new 7” wide-temperature, super-bright industrial that’s over 200% brighter than any 7” sunlight readable on the market. The display is a product of the company’s 2014 enhanced display and product realization initiative. The 7” LCD utilizes...

2014-06-25 08:37:52

New Type Cover Delivers Increased Accuracy and Functionality for Today's Mobile Consumers SAN JOSE, Calif., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synaptics Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNA), a leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced that Microsoft has selected its Precision TouchPad(TM) solution for the new Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Type Cover keyboard and ClickPad(TM) accessory. Synaptics partnered with Microsoft to develop an innovative new Type Cover that enables a more sensitive and...

2014-06-24 08:33:15

LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nelson-Miller, Inc., a Los Angeles-based manufacturer of human-machine interface components, is proud to announce today the launch of their new touch screen brand, eN-touch. Nelson-Miller's eN-touch brand will be entirely focused on providing touch screen solutions to a wide variety of markets including medical, aerospace, industrial, and point-of-sale clients. The eN-touch product line will offer 4-wire resistive, 5-wire resistive,...

2014-06-19 23:16:18

In June 2014, CitiGeeks launched their revolutionary product which enables anyone to easily align and apply a screen protector to their smart phone or tablet, without any air bubbles from getting caught underneath the plastic. Oakville, Ontario (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 CitiGeeks, an online company that develops and sells screen protectors for smart phones and tablets, has designed perfect easy to use kit that make applying a screen protector with creating a bubbling effective simple and...

See-Through Sensors Developed For Gorilla Glass Displays
2014-06-19 12:59:33

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers have developed a new technology that in the future could provide greater security for mobile phones and allow handsets to track a user's biometrics all from the screen. The smartphone display could be embedded with layer upon layer of sensors, and these could track one's temperature, assess blood sugar levels for those who are diabetic, and even analyze DNA. The same technology could make it harder for a phone to be cloned....

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