Color Touch-Sensitive Ereader Screens Coming This Year, Sez Kindle…

The company that supplies Amazon with its Kindle displays is working on touchscreen electrophoretic panels according to Digitimes. This doesn't necessarily mean Amazon will be using them, considering their recent snap-up of Touchco. » 2/05/10 10:02am 2/05/10 10:02am

Apple Applies For Another Force Sensitive Touchscreen Patent

With this patent and the one filed last week, Apple's got more force sensitivity than Luke and Darth combined. The latest one, titled "Force and Location Sensitive Display," detects both where your finger is and how hard you're pressing down on a display. Skipping over the technical details of how this is done, the end… » 10/11/07 2:45pm 10/11/07 2:45pm