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Makerbot Opens New 50,000 Square Foot Factory In Brooklyn

N-trig DuoSense Pen and multitouch tech to power ASUS TAICHI input

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Wondering about that mysterious stylus ASUS referenced yesterday during the company's TAICHI launch? A source has confirmed that the tech in play will be provided by N-trig, and will feature the company's existing DuoSense grid-based capacitive solution. N-trig uses a single digitizer to track both stylus and 10-point multitouch...
N-trig DuoSense Pen and multitouch tech to power ASUS TAICHI input
How much would you pay for a stylus? Samsung's Galaxy Note 8.0 reviewed
MakerBot unveils its most disruptive tool yet: The Digitizer 3D scanner

More HTC phones, but no tablets, getting Android 4.0

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Just a day after rival Samsung began to update phones with Android 4.0, hardware maker HTC expanded its list of devices that will see the Ice Cream Sandwich software. In a blog post, HTC announced 12 phones that will follow the four HTC Sensation upgrades in the near future. No...
More HTC phones, but no tablets, getting Android 4.0
Samsung exec outs smaller 8-inch Galaxy Note tablet for MWC
Microsoft Surface: A new tablet and a bold strategy

The future: MakerBot's badass 3D scanner prototype lets you replicate real-world objects

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MakerBot has announced a new Digitizer 3D Desktop Scanner prototype that analyzes real-world objects and generates designs compatible with its 3D printer line. A preview page for the scanner, which uses lasers and cameras to to essentially create a 3D CAD model, is up on the MakerBot site, but the...
The future: MakerBot's badass 3D scanner prototype lets you replicate real-world objects

N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support

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Stylus maven N-trig has revealed that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 laptop/tablet hybrid will be the first to shop with the company's new G4 DuoSense pen and multi-touch digitizer. As such, it'll be able to use a new active pen stylus that the company, perhaps unsurprisingly, promises will provide a "pen-on-paper...
N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support
How To Turn Your Boring Old Laptop Into A Cool Touch Screen Machine

Surface Pro pricing: Positioned like a tablet, built like an Ultrabook

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The Surface Pro is doomed. Or so it would seem, given the announced prices of $899 (64GB storage) and $999 (128GB storage.) How does the new Surface Pro pricing really compare to the competition? The most expensive iPad, the 64GB model with both Wi-Fi and LTE support, costs $829....
Surface Pro pricing: Positioned like a tablet, built like an Ultrabook
Samsung patent details capacitive screen stylus with integrated headset
Modbook Pro: Pen-based OS X tablet returns as a converted 13-inch MacBook Pro running Mountain Lion

LG Optimus Vu to bow on Verizon as the Intuition, stylus not included?

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Could this 5-inch LG handset be Verizon's answer to the Galaxy Note? Our Intuition tells us otherwise (get it?), but that screenshot above and corresponding FCC docs deign to differ. Really though, that lady razor name's the purported new moniker for Big Red's rebranded Optimus Vu: the heretofore Korea-only...
LG Optimus Vu to bow on Verizon as the Intuition, stylus not included?

Nvidia CEO demonstrates Tegra 4 stylus input, pressure sensitivity

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The CEO of Nvidia used Computex to demonstrate how Tegra 4 could be used to improve stylus input on a tablet. Jen-Hsun Huang drew on a Tegra 4 reference tablet with a basic capacitive stylus, and appeared to show the tablet being able to detect some level of pressure sensitivity,...
Nvidia CEO demonstrates Tegra 4 stylus input, pressure sensitivity

Samsung to purchase 5-percent share of Wacom for $58.2M

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Samsung is buying a stake in Japanese digitizer and graphics tablet firm Wacom, effectively ensuring the use of the latter's technology in future Samsung mobile devices. The agreement sees the Korean electronics manufacturer take ownership of 5-percent of the company, in a deal that is valued at $58.2 million.......
Samsung to purchase 5-percent share of Wacom for $58.2M
Samsung's easy-to-repair Galaxy Note 10.1 gets torn apart by iFixit

Want a sub-$500 Windows 8 tablet? Look to Dell.

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With Microsoft’s own Surface Pro tablets starting at $899, there’s some room for lower price points by its partners. Dell wants some of the value action and will be selling the Dell Latitude 10 Essentials for $499. The Windows 8 tablet loses some bells and whistles to keep the price...
Want a sub-$500 Windows 8 tablet? Look to Dell.
The PCs of IFA 2012: Hybrid computers for a hybrid operating system

Kupa UltraNote Windows 8 modular tablet hands-on (video)

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Keep lurking long enough and you'll find the unexpected. even at MobileCon 2012. Exhibit A: the Kupa UltraNote modular tablet running Windows 8. This 0.6-inch (15mm) thick slate is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor (Ivy Bridge) with 4GB of DDR3 RAM and a 64GB SSD. It features...
Kupa UltraNote Windows 8 modular tablet hands-on (video)
iFixit tears down the new 7th generation iPod nano

iFixit Tears Down the New Seventh-Generation iPod Nano

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The teardown experts at iFixit have taken apart the new Seventh-Generation iPod Nano, noting how much work Apple's engineers put into making the device as thin as possible. The teardown notes that the battery has a rating of 0.8Wh, more than twice the rating of the prior generation Nano. The...
iFixit Tears Down the New Seventh-Generation iPod Nano
Acer Iconia Tab A700 pre-orders begin today: a 1080p Tegra 3 tablet at $449.99

Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro: $899 in January

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Now that Microsoft’s Surface with Windows RT has launched, the company is sharing details about the more powerful tablet known as Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro. The device, available in January 2013, will cost $899 for a 64 GB model while doubling the internal storage adds another $100. Optional...
Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro: $899 in January

iFixit reveals Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight's magic -- with lasers

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Turns out the secret to the new Nook's patent pending magic glow isn't so magic after all. Nope, it utilizes the wonder of diffraction. Yep, the driving force behind this marriage-saving device is science! Says iFixit in its latest teardown, The display assembly contains the front glass, digitizer, and...
iFixit reveals Nook Simple Touch With GlowLight's magic -- with lasers
MakerBot founder Bre Pettis: There's a 3D renaissance going on
I am a Microsoft Surface general manager does an ask-me-anything on Reddit

iPhone 5, iPod touch screens unresponsive under rapid diagonal swipes, may be due to in-cell tech

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Users have begun reporting that rapid diagonal swipes of the iPhone 5 and iPod touch 5th generation can cause the screen to stop responding to touch input. The behavior was noted by game developer CMA Megacorp in a post on Twitter and followed by a video from Recombu that displays the issue occurring on...
iPhone 5, iPod touch screens unresponsive under rapid diagonal swipes, may be due to in-cell tech
Lenovo's first Windows 8 Pro tablet set for October release

Sony's 13.3-inch Digital Paper prototype sports E Ink's Mobius flexible display, we go hands-on (video)

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Sony's new e-ink prototype is getting the test-drive treatment at Japanese universities, but SID provides a perfect opportunity to give the North American market a demo. We found the Digital Paper slab parked at E Ink's booth -- fitting, as the company's new Mobius flexible display is the device's...
Sony's 13.3-inch Digital Paper prototype sports E Ink's Mobius flexible display, we go hands-on (video)
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