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Apple envisions touch sensitivity for keyboards

As described in a freshly-published patent filing, the keyboard on future MacBooks could incorporate "keystacks" with touch sensors and visual feedback.

By May 1, 2014

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Future iPhones, iPads could be more touch sensitive

A freshly-published Apple patent filing describes a way for touch-screen sensors to better detect certain swipes and multitouch gestures.

By January 30, 2014

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Sensus Touch Sensitive Case

The Sensus case announced at CES 2013 lets you control apps and games using multitouch surfaces on the side and back of your iPhone.

January 6, 2013

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Car Tech Live 249: BMW sews up touch-sensitive fabric (podcast)

BMW says touch me, Ford takes mirrors high tech for quiet, the Chevy Volt is off the hook with the Feds, and how much would you pay for Obama's Chrysler 300? And we drive the Chrysler 300 SRT8.

By January 28, 2012

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BMW to use touch-sensitive smart fabric in cars

As car makers look for ways to replace unsightly buttons or add more controls without crowding the center stack, researchers are turning to smart fabric.

By January 23, 2012

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New e-skin is sensitive to touch and self-healing

Chemists and engineers at Stanford say their synthetic material could help produce smarter prosthetics and resilient personal electronics that self-repair.

By November 12, 2012

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Thumbs up: Samsung patents gesture control for wearable devices

Newly published patents from Samsung show the company is considering a smartwatch-style device that could interpret mid-air hand gestures and much more.

By May 26, 2014

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Smartphone future tech: Where can we possibly go from here?

Think handsets have hit an innovative plateau? With a little imagination (and some wishful thinking), CNET explores what smartphones might look like in the not-so-distant future.

By May 20, 2014

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América Móvil carries Mozilla's Firefox OS to Mexico

The company's Telcel subsidiary will sell Alcatel One Touch phones with Mozilla's browser-based operating system.

By May 14, 2014

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Plastic hit by bullet regrows after getting hit

Will the future bring self-healing car bumpers? Researchers create a type of plastic that can regenerate over cracks and holes.

By May 8, 2014