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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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Microsoft enjoys strong Kinect sales, endorses hacking
— 11:02 AM on November 30, 2010

When Microsoft first revealed its Kinect motion controller, I wondered whether consumers would really want to interface with games by waving their arms in the...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Game consoles

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Deal of the week: Canadian edition
— 9:12 PM on November 25, 2010

Just because folks up here celebrate Thanksgiving a few weeks early doesn't mean they can't reap the spoils of Black Friday like their American friends....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Storage Memory Input devices

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Deal of the week: Black Friday cometh
— 5:48 PM on November 24, 2010

Yes, yes, it's only Wednesday. Be that as it may, Newegg has kicked off its Black Friday sale, and there's already a myriad of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Input devices

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Synaptics gets touchy with its new ClickPad
— 11:44 AM on November 19, 2010

One of the most frustrating aspects of using a laptop is having to deal with a wonky touchpad. Well, help might be on the...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Mobile computing

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Release roundup: PSUs, thumb drives, and video editors
— 4:11 PM on November 18, 2010

This week in our look at miscellaneous product launches and announcements, we bring tidings from LaCie, Antec, CyberLink, and Warpia.

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Input devices Software

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Release roundup: Zboxes, mice, and KVM extenders
— 6:00 AM on November 12, 2010

We've got a little bit of everything this week, with fresh launch announcements from Zotac, Thermaltake, and Matrox: ...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Input devices

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Wireless keyboard has solar cells for charging
— 3:59 PM on November 1, 2010

Wireless peripherals are nothing new, but Logitech has done something novel by introducing one that charges itself. The Wireless Solar Keyboard K750 has...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Release roundup: MMO mice and a gilded thumb drive
— 4:51 PM on October 14, 2010

In this week's look at launch announcements left over from our daily news coverage, we're bringing you tidings from Razer, SteelSeries, and Super Talent:

Type: News story Tags: Storage Input devices

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Truly Ergonomic keyboard has novel design, Cherry switches
— 11:22 AM on October 13, 2010

Microsoft's Natural keyboards popularized ergonomic designs in the early 90s, but they seem to have faded into obscurity. At least one keyboard maker would...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Roundup: Google TV, the 600T cometh, and a pricey mouse pad
— 3:39 PM on October 7, 2010

The flow of news hasn't been overwhelming this week, but we've still dug up a few interesting announcements that didn't make it into our main...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Input devices

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Cyborg's Rat 7 adjustable gaming mouse
— 9:37 AM on October 6, 2010

Cyborg's Rat 7 gaming mouse offers loads of adjustment options, plenty of precision, and a distinct visual style. We find out if it's any...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices

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