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Touch-screen Mac unlikely, says Apple's Federighi

The head of Apple's software business explains to CNET why we won't be seeing an iMac or other Apple computers with a touch screen.

By October 16, 2014

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Blood testing coming to a touch screen near you

People with hemophilia or on blood thinners could soon skip a trip to the doc's and instead put a drop of blood on a microfluidic sticker on their smartphone screen to test how their blood is coagulating.

By March 18, 2014

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Apple wins patent for curved touch-screen design

The patent describes methods to more efficiently and effectively make curved displays for smartphones and other devices.

By December 10, 2013

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Samsung expert: No one buys Samsung gadgets for Apple's touch-screen tech

Michael Wagner, an expert witness hired by Samsung, says Apple has overstated how much money it's due for Samsung's infringement on Apple's "pinch to zoom" tech.

By November 15, 2013

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Apple's touch-screen patent upheld by US Patent Office

So-called Steve Jobs patent reaffirmed after the Patent Office invalidated all 20 claims in the patent last December.

By October 17, 2013

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Watch a device add a virtual touch screen to paper

Check out a device that adds a virtual touch screen to any paper or book -- putting us one step closer to the futuristic computing experiences teased in the film "Minority Report."

By April 17, 2013

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New Gorilla Glass protects touch-screen notebooks

Corning, the manufacturer of the resilient Gorilla Glass built into smartphones everywhere, has designed a new type of glass made exclusively to better protect notebook touch screens.

By July 29, 2013

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Mind Pirate plays for games beyond the touch screen

Harnessing sensors, 3D tracking, wearable devices, and games with a wow factor could transform augmented reality from cool technology to the mainstream within five years.

By July 11, 2013

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Acer sees most of its products sporting touch screens in 2015

The Taiwan-based company believes that 80 percent of its devices will be touch enabled within just two years, according to Reuters.

By June 3, 2013

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Laptops equipped with touch screens on the rise, IHS says

The tech research firm believes 78 million PCs will ship with touch by 2016, up from 4.6 million in 2012.

By May 22, 2013