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I Phone Rumors: Curved Screens and More Precise Touch Sensors

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November 10, 2013
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The next generations of iPhones could incorporate screens with curved edges and touch sensors capable of tracking different levels of pressure.


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Himax: A Potential Google Glass Winner With Its Leading Technology

Himax: A Potential Google Glass Winner With Its Leading Technology

TheStreet (Feb. 13, 2014) — (TheStreet) -- Trifecta Stocks Portfolio Manager Bryan Ashenberg highlights Himax Technologies as an interesting play on Google Glass. Himax just reported a modest beat with its fourth-quarter revenue as earnings came in-line with consensus. The company gave inline forward guidance.Himax has been diversifying its dependence on the LCD TV marketplace into smartphones and tablets and has been building a business in TV chipsets, power management chips, CMOS image sensors, touch panel controllers, and liquid crystal on silicon or LCoS displays, which are being used in applications including Google Glass. The stock seems to trade mainly around the LCoS technology even though its just a sliver of the company's offerings, though it is certainly the most exciting! Video provided by TheStreet
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"TransWall" Brings New Perspective to Touch Screen Technology

"TransWall" Brings New Perspective to Touch Screen Technology

Reuters (Oct. 29, 2013) — South Korean researchers have developed a double-sided touch screen for use as an entertainment platform or for public information displays. Called "TransWall", the screen responds to touch on both sides from multiple users at once. Rob Muir has more.
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RAW VIDEO: Dancing Androids and All the Latest Technology at Tokyo's "Robotech" Fair

RAW VIDEO: Dancing Androids and All the Latest Technology at Tokyo's "Robotech" Fair

EFE (July 3, 2013) — Social androids capable of dancing "Gagnam Style" or working as receptionists and several other advances in nanotechnology came together on Wednesday in Tokio for a new edition of the "Robotech" fair. Over 180 companies from seven countries are partaking in the event that will be running until 5 July. Over 11.000 visitors walked the aisles of the fair in 2012 where new microscopes and lab equipment were presented in the never ending pursuit of obtaining smaller, more precise and more silent pieces of technology.
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