Tag Archives | multi-touch

HP Launches Touchscreen Convertible Desktop, Needs a Market for it

HP have announced their new Touchsmart 610 and Touchsmart 9300 desktop computers and have added a twist to the touch-screen desktop market.  The new computers have a screen that pivolts…

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Microsoft Promising Major Touch Revamp In Windows 8

We here at Windows8news.com are happy for every tidbit of official news we can get about Microsoft’s upcoming operating system Windows 8. Often, those updates are remarks or side notes…

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Firefox 4 to get Windows 7 Multi-Touch Support

The 3rd beta of Firefox 4 has been released by Mozilla and this time it includes support for multi-touch in Windows 7.  This will allow users to interact with the…

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Is the Apple “Magic Trackpad” a poor excuse for the lack of multi-touch on the Mac

Apple have today unveiled their new 2010/2011 product line-up which includes some new Macs and the “Magic Trackpad”.  This is, essentially, simply a multi-touch trackpad and asks the question why…

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HP Launch Multi-Touch Windows 7 Tablet TouchSmart 600 PC

The HP TouchSmart 600 promises accurate fingertip responses thanks to ‘capacitive touch’ technology, up to eight hours standby time and comes with a whopping 23″ 1080P Full HD display so don’t expect to put this on your lap or to rival an Apple iPad

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What Windows 8 needs to be… Part 1

Everybody’s got a wish list for what they want Windows to be.  As a technical beta-tester for Microsoft and the author of the Windows 7 Power Users Guide, I’ve had…

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What Windows 8 needs to be… Part 1

Everybody’s got a wish list for what they want Windows to be.  As a technical beta-tester for Microsoft and the author of the Windows 7 Power Users Guide, I’ve had…

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Why the iPad will fail and help Windows 7 to succeed

So why will the iPad fail and what’s this rubbish I’m pedalling about it helping sales of Windows 7? This is simple. Quite simply this time Apple have got it wrong. All the tech press is saying the same thing and comments made by readers of those websites are echoing, mostly anyway, their sentiments.

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HP Slate Tablet to Run Windows 7

News is coming in from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) – Steve Ballmer’s keynote touched upon not only Windows 7, but also the recently announced HP multi-touch Slate tablet. The Slate will be running Windows 7, which as we know has quite a few new multi-touch features.

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Archos Launch 9″ Windows 7 Tablet UMPC

Archos launched yesterday in France a very sexy looking 9″ Windows 7 Tablet UMPC.  Just feast your eyes on the device below: For 500 Euros you will get: Windows 7…

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Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7

Microsoft today revealed information about the Touch Pack for Windows 7 which is a set of three games and three applications that have been optimized for multi-touch computer systems. The…

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Enabling Multi-Touch In Windows 7 Beta

Multi-touch was one of the first features of Windows 7 announced officially by Microsoft. There were not many updates on that feature after the initial demonstration and announcements. This has…

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Windows 7 Multi-Touch Video

Multi-touch was another known feature of Windows 7 which was already demoed in May of this year. The PDC 08 did not fail to provide additional information to the multi-touch…

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Multi-Touch LCDs: Will they be ready when Windows 7 is released ?

The demonstration of the Windows 7 multi-touch feature was interesting but I think most users have asked themselves how likely it would be that they would be having a multi-touch…

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