Touch

08.20.13
Augmented reality table lets you explore a book without opening it (video)
08.20.13

Augmented reality table lets you explore a book without opening it (video)

We've seen touch-friendly tables before, but they're rarely so slick as the Multi Surface Experien...

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08.14.13
Haptix wants to turn every surface into a multi-touch controller
08.14.13

Haptix wants to turn every surface into a multi-touch controller

Motion-based PC interfaces are all the rage, thanks to Microsoft's Kinect and the folks at Leap Mo...

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08.05.13
Google adds touch controls to experimental version of Chrome
08.05.13

Google adds touch controls to experimental version of Chrome

The latest build of Canary, the bleeding-edge test-bed for Google Chrome, reveals that the company...

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07.09.13
Researchers say new development could give artificial skin a wider range of senses
07.09.13

Researchers say new development could give artificial skin a wider range of senses

We've seen a number of efforts to build a better artificial skin, or "e-skin," over the years, and...

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06.23.13
Switched On: Touchy subjects
06.23.13

Switched On: Touchy subjects

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. In 2002, the fi...

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05.30.13
Daily iPad App: Bam Fu is frenzied fun for multiple players on one device
05.30.13

Daily iPad App: Bam Fu is frenzied fun for multiple players on one device

A while ago, I wrote about an ingenious little app named Bloop, which was a multiplayer game for...

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04.03.13
Fujitsu touch interface detects fingers on real objects, adds digital details to print
04.03.13

Fujitsu touch interface detects fingers on real objects, adds digital details to print

Bringing touch interfaces to real-world objects often involves putting hardware either inside the...

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03.13.13
Early apps for touch-based Ubuntu reveal a mostly clean aesthetic
03.13.13

Early apps for touch-based Ubuntu reveal a mostly clean aesthetic

The clatter of ergonomic keyboards is already bearing fruit, just two months after the Ubuntu deve...

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03.06.13
Apple patent would have devices sense a squeeze through metal
03.06.13

Apple patent would have devices sense a squeeze through metal

Apple likes to build devices using metal. Unfortunately, the material isn't usually conducive to t...

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