Smudge-free touchscreens to come thanks to…garden furniture?

Ever wished your smartphone or tablet touchscreen wouldn't pick up smudge marks so easily? No matter how clean you keep your hands, the natural oils in your skin mean that you'll quickly get streaky marks on your touchscreen devices. Scientists…

Mobile future: Forget the handset, just use your palm

It's the ultimate touchscreen – instead of tapping at your handset, you tap straight onto the palm of your hand. At least this is the future in the eyes of researchers at the Hasso Plattner Institute at Potsdam University…

JVC launch new Picsio pocket camcorder range

JVC are launching a new range of pocket camcorders in their Picsio stable, now with added touchscreen controls. The two new models are the JVC GC-WP10 and GC-FM2. Both cameras share similar specs, except for the WP10's waterproofing, good for…

Toshiba launch Libretto W100 dual-touch screen netbook

The Courier is dead; long live Toshiba's Libretto W100! With Microsoft's device now no-more than a memory of a dream, enter Toshiba's own dual-touchscreen wielding netbook to fill the gap it's left. Running Windows Home 7 Premium, it features two…