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synaptics

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Synaptics SmartBar puts gesture controls under the thumb

Forget swiping across a notebook trackpad-- the SmartBar lets you highlight text, zoom in on your screen and power through games by supercharging the spacebar.

By June 3, 2015

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Synaptics: Get ready for more smartphones with fingerprint readers

In an interview, Synaptics CEO Rick Bergman talks about the opportunities that stem from the Internet of Things and describes his idea of the holy grail of biometric sensors.

By August 31, 2014

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Hands-on with the Synaptics ForcePad for Windows 8

Forget about touch pads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.

By August 20, 2012

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Synaptics aims to reinvent the Windows 8 keyboard with ThinTouch

Long a force in touch pads, Synpatics is branching out into keyboards, with the thin and touch-enabled ThinTouch. Perhaps this could emerge in a laptop someday soon, or maybe this technology is destined for a future generation of hybrid Windows 8 tablets.

By August 20, 2012

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Hands-on with the Synaptics ForcePad for Windows 8

Forget about touchpads and clickpads, the latest way to interface with your laptop is the pressure-sensitive ForcePad.

By August 17, 2012

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Beyond Touch ID: Where mobile fingerprint scanners are headed

CNET talks to Synaptics, a provider of fingerprint recognition technology, to see how the industry will counter Apple.

By January 10, 2014

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Microsoft aims to fix trackpad behavior in Windows 8.1

A joint effort with Intel, Synaptics, and Elan will try to correct some of the limitations in today's trackpads for Windows 8 notebooks.

By July 3, 2013

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Touch pad of the future: Hands-on with Synaptics' ClickPad Series 3.0

Can laptops catch up to the multitouch capabilities of tablets and smartphones? Synaptics' new ClickPad will try.

By December 13, 2010

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Nokia's new smartphones offer more sensitive touch screens

A new technology from Synaptics brings greater sensitivity to the touch screens in Nokia's new Lumia 920 and 820 handsets.

By September 5, 2012

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Synaptics Clickpad 3.0

Get ready for the next generation of laptop touch technology, as we take a sneak peek at the Clickpad 3.0.

December 8, 2010