Capacitive

05.11.15
For $19, this USB stick turns almost anything into a button
05.11.15

For $19, this USB stick turns almost anything into a button

Makey Makey Go is a super-cheap invention kit. For $19, you get a USB stick and an alligator clip;...

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02.04.14
This liquid can make any glove touchscreen-friendly
02.04.14

This liquid can make any glove touchscreen-friendly

It hasn't been all that easy to make your own touchscreen-friendly gloves short of grabbing a need...

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04.02.13
Sony patent claims touch force detection via microphone
04.02.13

Sony patent claims touch force detection via microphone

In the annals of "clever patents that may never amount to anything," we now have an entry from Son...

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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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01.07.13
Atmel's XSense technology will make curved touchscreens possible (hands-on)
01.07.13

Atmel's XSense technology will make curved touchscreens possible (hands-on)

Atmel's XSense technology made its debut way back in April of 2012, but today ASUS became the firs...

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12.20.12
BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)
12.20.12

BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)

Sometimes the plays on words are unavoidable -- in fact, they form the very heart of Scott Garner'...

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10.09.12
Disney Research develops capacitive touch that detects multiple users through their fingertips (video)
10.09.12

Disney Research develops capacitive touch that detects multiple users through their fingertips (video)

Creating a truly multi-user, multi-touch display is a tricky prospect. How do you know who's who s...

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08.08.12
Disney Research's Botanicus Interacticus adds capacitive touch to ordinary plants, we go hands-on
08.08.12

Disney Research's Botanicus Interacticus adds capacitive touch to ordinary plants, we go hands-on

Sure, you spend plenty of time talking to your plants, but have you ever made them sing? In partne...

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08.02.12
Archos Child Pad gets capacitive screen upgrade, minor price hike to $140
08.02.12

Archos Child Pad gets capacitive screen upgrade, minor price hike to $140

Parents who've already purchased Archos' 7-inch Child Pad may be feeling somewhat miffed, as its s...

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