[CES 2013] HP Pavilion Sleekbook, TouchSmart laptops introduced

[CES 2013] HP Pavilion Sleekbook, TouchSmart laptops introduced

HP has prepared a handful of new products to reveal at the CES 2013. We've already seen the new HP monitors and today are two new Windows 8-powered laptops. The Pavilion TouchSmart Sleekbook is the multi-touch version while the HP Pavilion Sleekbook is the non-touch model. Specs... more »

[07.01.2013]

[CES 2013] Corning to show off new Gorilla Glass 3

[CES 2013] Corning to show off new Gorilla Glass 3

Thanks to Apple for bringing the Gorilla Glass by Corning to mainstream. It was Steve Jobs himself who urged Corning CEO Wendell Weeks to supply Apple with the touchscreen glass for the very first iPhone back in 2007. Since then, other manufacturers have tapped the company... more »

[04.01.2013]

[CES 2013] Canonical intros Ubuntu mobile platform for smartphones

[CES 2013] Canonical intros Ubuntu mobile platform for smartphones

That something touch-related to be announced by Ubuntu we mentioned yesterday? It's Ubuntu for smartphones. I was wrong with my guess but yesterday's announcement was definitely interesting. No, there are no actual Ubuntu phones to be released just this Ubuntu-based mobile OS... more »

[03.01.2013]

Ubuntu to announce something touch-related today

Ubuntu to announce something touch-related today

Touch. This seems to be the word of the day for Ubuntu whose website shows a clock as a teaser with reference to "So close, you can almost touch it." It's obvious that it's something related with touchscreen technology. A touch-friendly Ubuntu interface? Now that is something... more »

[02.01.2013]

Lenovo outs touch version of X1 Carbon Ultrabook

Lenovo outs touch version of X1 Carbon Ultrabook

Finally, Lenovo released the ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook. Making this a special laptop is that it comes with a touchscreen display. Also called as the X1 Carbon Touch, this is an updated version of the ThinkPad X1 Carbon unveiled last May. As for the price, it's $1,399--... more »

[11.12.2012]

Patent for high-performance touchscreen filed by Microsoft

Patent for high-performance touchscreen filed by Microsoft

Seems like Microsoft is all out these days revealing new products, software updates, domain name shopping, partnering with other tech companies and only very recently, filing for patents. The other day we saw a patent for a pair of headphones with a media dock. This time, a patent... more »

[06.07.2012]

Upcoming BlackBerry 10 phones leaked

Upcoming BlackBerry 10 phones leaked

We've only been waiting for BlackBerry 10 devices to be announced but RIM has been very quiet. The platform was officially launched last month and we mentioned that the first Blackberry 10 smartphone might be out this October. I'll add to the speculations by showing off a leaked... more »

[26.06.2012]

Corning develops curved Willow Glass

Corning develops curved Willow Glass

We've been wanting to see flexible touch displays that really work. While there are some prototypes already, this one from Corning is the most promising so far. Corning is the same one who developed the impressive and widely used Gorilla Glass. Now, it gets a sibling in... more »

[08.06.2012]

Mozayo multitouch table is perfect for any geek’s home

Mozayo multitouch table is perfect for any geek’s home

Mozayo is showing off another geeky furniture that the rich geeks can enjoy. Okay, so this may not be the ultimate home gadget but it's stylishly functional. The Mozayo multi touch hardwood table features a modern design and comes equipped with a 32-inch LCD with 1377 x 768... more »

[24.05.2012]

Shear touch technology being developed

Shear touch technology being developed

I salute whoever invented touchscreen technology. Who knew such would become very big in technology resulting to new ones. Touchscreen has many different kinds and the latest innovation is shear touch technology by Chris Harrison and Scott Hudson, both Carnegie Mellon University... more »

[11.05.2012]