Why Don't We All Just Stop Staring At Each Other's Screens?

One of the more annoying things about public transportation is that you can rarely maintain any sense of privacy when using your gadgets. It can be maddening when you have to work or communicate and someone keeps looking at your notebook's screen. » 3/18/15 7:30am 3/18/15 7:30am

How Not to Be Wrong When You're Talking About Smartphone Displays

A lot of amazing engineering and design goes into making your smartphone. And smartphone displays are one of the most important parts — they're your window onto the internet, and the world. But the technical terms we use to describe them can be pretty confusing. Here's how to sound like you know what you're talking… » 1/27/15 3:10pm 1/27/15 3:10pm

Just How Much Better Is Amazon's Kindle Voyage Screen?

Amazon's $200 Kindle Voyage e-reader is as good as it gets. We already told you that. But just how good is that new glass screen compared to the Paperwhite's plastic panel? You may (or may not!) be surprised at the difference. » 10/21/14 1:42pm 10/21/14 1:42pm

While You Weren't Looking, Dell Made Android Tablets Interesting Again

Apple! Apple! Apple! Yesterday, you were probably too busy gawking at Cupertino's precious new watch and giant smartphones to notice anything else that happened in the world of technology. There's no shame in that. But if you were paying attention to the 2014 Intel Developers Conference in San Francisco, you might… » 9/10/14 8:50pm 9/10/14 8:50pm

Your Next Smartphone Could Have Security Sensors Built Into Its Screen

The slab of glass on the front of your phone currently detects your finger prods and allows light to pour through—but soon, it could provide an extra layer of security, too. » 6/19/14 5:05am 6/19/14 5:05am

How to Build an Amazing Secret Monitor Only You Can See

Dealing with sensitive numbers in a top secret Excel spreadsheet? Reading classified documents that you don't want people to see? Or most likely, exploring the more salacious parts of the Internet and don't want to be thought of as a creep? Follow these instructions that show you how to create an awesome secret… » 10/29/13 11:30pm 10/29/13 11:30pm

This 39-Inch 4K TV Only Costs $700

Earlier this year, Seiki announced a 50-inch 4K TV that went on to sell for less than $1000. Now, the bar has dropped again—and its latest 4K set will retail for just $700. » 6/25/13 3:46am 6/25/13 3:46am

This Is HP's Take on the Retina MacBook Pro

HP has just announced a big overhaul of its Envy and Pavilion ranges, and most of the updates are fairly uninspiring—apart from the company's take on Apple's Retina MacBook Pro. » 5/23/13 4:55am 5/23/13 4:55am

The iPad Mini’s Screen Isn’t Retina But Its Pixels Are Super Small…

The biggest beef that people will have with the iPad Mini (other than price, that is) is that it doesn't come with a pixel dense Retina Display. It's the only new iOS device-iPad 4, iPhone 5, iPod Touch-that doesn't have one. But it turns out, its screen is still much better than the iPad 2 because its pixels are… » 11/02/12 6:55pm 11/02/12 6:55pm

Your Future iPad's Display Might Have Built-In Speakers

Apple's always publishing patents, but here's one that sounds rather fun: imagine an iPhone or iPad with a flexible display that has speakers built in to it, to provide surround sound. » 9/27/12 9:07am 9/27/12 9:07am

Bloomberg: iPhone 5 'Shortage' a Result of New Ultra-Thin Display

Despite five million units being sold in three days, Bloomberg is claiming that demand for the iPhone 5 has been outstripping supply because of a shortage of the ultra-thin display units used in the new phone. » 9/25/12 6:50am 9/25/12 6:50am

Is This the New iPhone Screen Technology?

There are plenty of rumors circulating about a super-thin screen for the new iPhone which could boost battery life. Now, an Apple patent has appeared which describes exactly the kind of screen technology the rumors have been speculating about. » 8/14/12 7:50am 8/14/12 7:50am

Sharp: We're Shipping New iPhone Displays This Month

The next iPhone is on the way, and a handful of rumors point to a launch on September 12th. Now, Sharp has announced that it's shipping screens for the new device this month—so it looks like those dates could be believable. » 8/02/12 7:47am 8/02/12 7:47am

Is Your Nexus 7's Screen Loose?

Google's new Nexus 7 is a great little tablet, but it may have bigger problems than being difficult to unpack: we're hearing reports that suggest many of the devices have a loose screen. » 7/19/12 5:30am 7/19/12 5:30am

WSJ: iPhone 5 Will Use Super-Thin Screen Technology

There are plenty of iPhone rumors floating around, hinting at everything from a bigger screen to NFC capability. Now, the Wall Street Journal is reporting that the next iPhone will feature new screen technology to keep it slim. » 7/17/12 4:36am 7/17/12 4:36am

Oh God They're Actually Making the Galaxy Note Bigger?

You already thought Samsung's Galaxy Note was too big, right? Suitable only for use by elephants? Well rumor has it that the plan is to make it even bigger. » 7/06/12 8:44am 7/06/12 8:44am

WSJ: The Next iPhone Will Have at Least a 4-Inch Screen

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the next iPhone will have a display which measures "at least 4 inches diagonally." Quoting sources familiar with Apple's supply chain, they also suggest that production of the device is due to commence next month. » 5/16/12 6:49am 5/16/12 6:49am

HTC Evo 4G LTE Hands On: One Serious Piece of Slick

When Sprint launched the original HTC Evo 4G, in the spring of 2010, it was arguably the best Android phone money could buy. Flash forward two years, and here comes the HTC Evo 4G LTE. Once again, it might just enter the market as the best Android phone money can buy. » 4/04/12 5:40pm 4/04/12 5:40pm