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Acer Aspire Ethos notebooks have removable touchpads
— 6:00 AM on June 14, 2011

The more I use my notebook, the more enamored I become with the multitouch gestures built into its touchpad. There's something natural about gliding...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Mobile computing

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Logitech supplants MX518 with G400 gaming mouse
— 11:40 AM on June 13, 2011

Multitouch gestures may be all the rage, but the mouse is still king, at least for desktops. Over the years, few rodents have been...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Release roundup: Enclosures, cooling, and gaming mice
— 4:27 PM on June 9, 2011

Computex effectively gave us a five-day release roundup, so we skipped the usual feature last week in favor of more in-depth coverage of various product...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Cooling Input devices

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Release roundup: Power, memory, cases, and mice
— 4:52 PM on May 26, 2011

This week, Corsair, Cooler Master, Enermax, and NZXT are featured in our look at miscellaneous release announcements that didn't make it into our regular news...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Power Memory Input devices

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Report: Sony laptop to have hybrid Thunderbolt, USB 3.0 connector
— 6:00 AM on May 18, 2011

Here comes a twist to the USB 3.0 vs. Thunderbolt fight for dominance. According to Engadget, Sony has jumped on the Thunderbolt bandwagon, but...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Input devices Mobile computing

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HP opts for USB 3.0 over Thunderbolt in desktops
— 9:58 AM on May 17, 2011

Well, that's interesting. Last month, whispers from the rumor mill suggested that PC makers see Intel's Thunderbolt interface as a replacement for USB 3.0,...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Input devices

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A eulogy for my last good Logitech mouse
— 10:28 PM on May 12, 2011

Why, oh, why does this happen to me? Why must my privileged, middle-class lifestyle be marred by microswitch failures? Once, just once, I wish I...

Type: Blog post Tags: Input devices

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Razer motion controller gets release schedule, price
— 5:19 PM on April 21, 2011

Razer's Sixense-infused Hydra motion controller was the coolest thing we saw at CES 2010. Now, nearly 17 months later, we finally know when you'll...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Report: PC makers see Thunderbolt as USB 3 replacement
— 3:01 PM on April 19, 2011

Could Apple's choice to feature Thunderbolt and not USB 3.0 in its new MacBook Pro laptops be a sign of things to come? Maybe so,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Input devices

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Release roundup: Laptops, keyboards, and graphics
— 1:29 PM on April 15, 2011

This week in our roundup of miscellaneous release announcements, we've got news from HP, Mionix, and MSI. HP unveils mobile workstation...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Input devices Mobile computing

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Kinect SDK coming to the PC this spring
— 11:09 AM on April 14, 2011

Enterprising hackers have been doing interesting things with Kinect on the PC for quite some time now. At the MIX11 conference in Las Vegas,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Poll: The future of pointing input methods
— 1:12 PM on April 13, 2011

For a long time now, the mouse and touchpad have been the primary computer input devices for pointing and selection. True challengers have been few...

Poll Question: • In 10 years, the dominant computer pointing/selection input method will be:

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Touch-enabled mice clash in three-way showdown
— 11:09 AM on April 12, 2011

Touch-based input devices are pretty close to ubiquitous these days. Notebooks have touchpads right below their keyboards, and just about every smartphone and tablet...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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XBMC gets custom remote courtesy of Motorola
— 11:15 AM on April 5, 2011

Who would have thought that a homebrew media player hacked onto the original Xbox way back in 2002 would flourish into what we now know...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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30-inch NEC monitor boasts built-in KVM functionality
— 1:26 PM on March 11, 2011

LCD monitors have topped out in the 27-30" range for several years, forcing manufacturers to differentiate high-end offerings with extra features and better picture quality...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices

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AMD doesn't sound enthused about Thunderbolt
— 6:00 AM on March 1, 2011

Much ink has been spilled about those Intel Thunderbolt ports on Apple's new MacBook Pros, but according to a story by X-bit labs, AMD

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Input devices

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Photos suggests Light Peak will debut in new MacBook Pros
— 6:00 AM on February 24, 2011

Apple has a long history of trailblazing in the I/O world, and it looks set to uphold that tradition by adopting Intel's Light Peak interconnect...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Input devices Mobile computing Mac

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Couch surfing to get easier thanks to Logitech M515 mouse
— 12:55 PM on January 21, 2011

Logitech has unveiled a new mouse for couch potatoes. According to Electronista, the M515 has been designed to track smoothly on upholstery. ...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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