Pressure sensor

09.14.12
Pressure-sensing PC technology knows when you're busy, blocks notifications accordingly
09.14.12

Pressure-sensing PC technology knows when you're busy, blocks notifications accordingly

We know better than most that when you're working to a deadline, constant pop-ups, notifications a...

By J. Rigg,   09.14.12
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09.06.12
STMicroelectronics details pressure sensor in your Galaxy S III, can tell when you're mountaineering
09.06.12

STMicroelectronics details pressure sensor in your Galaxy S III, can tell when you're mountaineering

If you're the sort to tear down your Galaxy S III, you might have noticed a mysterious STMicroelec...

By J. Fingas,   09.06.12
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08.21.12
Microsoft earns patent for claimed wireless charging improvement, pad with info screen
08.21.12

Microsoft earns patent for claimed wireless charging improvement, pad with info screen

Device makers are bent on bringing us inductive charging, and Redmond has joined the fray with a r...

By S. Dent,   08.21.12
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07.01.12
Nike+ Basketball and Training stat tracking shoes launch, kick off 'Game On, World' challenge (video)
07.01.12

Nike+ Basketball and Training stat tracking shoes launch, kick off 'Game On, World' challenge (video)

While the Nike+ fitness tracking platform has been around for years, the footwear giant has only j...

By R. Lawler,   07.01.12
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05.08.12
Microsoft patent details pressure-sensitive Xbox controller for storing players' profiles
05.08.12

Microsoft patent details pressure-sensitive Xbox controller for storing players' profiles

Biometrics and laptop security go together like business meetings and boardrooms, but this Microso...

By S. Silbert,   05.08.12
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10.17.11
Wireless bike brake system has the highest GPA ever
10.17.11

Wireless bike brake system has the highest GPA ever

Color us a yellow shade of mendacious, but if we designed something that works 99.999999999997 pe...

By A. Toor,   10.17.11
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02.02.11
Motorola Xoom first benchmark: 1823 in Quadrant
02.02.11

Motorola Xoom first benchmark: 1823 in Quadrant

We're unabashed spec junkies here at Engadget, and can you blame us? There are mountains of new dev...

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01.27.10
Pressure-sensitive touchscreens show up on the not too distant horizon
01.27.10

Pressure-sensitive touchscreens show up on the not too distant horizon

Ever heard of quantum tunneling? It's the basis for the latest approach to gather steam in the neve...

By Vlad Savov,   01.27.10
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01.15.10
Puyocon mouse reacts to being squeezed, thrown, gyrated (video)
01.15.10

Puyocon mouse reacts to being squeezed, thrown, gyrated (video)

The Puyocon isn't about to swoop in and replace your trusty old two-dimensional laser pointing mous...

By Vlad Savov,   01.15.10
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