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John Carmack working with open-source VR headset
— 11:11 AM on May 30, 2012

During my misspent youth, we used to hang out at an Internet cafe that had a virtual reality headset. The headset was hooked up to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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5'' LG display has IPS tech and 1080p resolution
— 11:56 AM on May 29, 2012

Forget 720p smartphone displays. LG has developed a 5" screen that serves up 1920x1080 pixels. Do the math, and that's 440 pixels per...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Win8 taskbar, mouse tracking tweaked for multi-monitor configs
— 12:06 PM on May 22, 2012

Think Windows 8 is optimized solely for touchscreen displays? Think again. In its Building Windows 8 Blog, Microsoft has detailed numerous enhancements...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Operating systems

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DisplaySearch: 'Retina' laptop panels carry a $65-92 premium
— 5:40 PM on May 16, 2012

A lot of us are looking forward to high-DPI notebook displays from Apple and other vendors. Some say they might appear as soon as...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Mac

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PowerColor Radeon HD 7870 ripples with six display outputs
— 11:26 AM on April 26, 2012

With the GeForce GTX 680, Nvidia can finally drive a three-screen surround gaming setup with a single graphics card. However, Nvidia's surround implementation falls...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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More high-DPI and sunlight-friendly displays on the way
— 11:05 AM on April 25, 2012

Exciting things are happening in the world of display technology. Engadget China has seen next-generation Asus ultrabooks with 1080p IPS displays, confirming an...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Oakley's been working on HUD glasses tech since the 90s
— 12:35 PM on April 17, 2012

Google isn't the only one working on HUD glasses. According to this Bloomberg piece, eyewear maker Oakley has been exploring similar technology...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Intel forecasts high-DPI notebooks, desktops for 2013
— 6:00 AM on April 12, 2012

We've heard many a whisper about upcoming MacBooks with high-density displays, and if the rumor mill is to be believed, those machines may come out...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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Why do mobile displays get all the love?
— 9:52 AM on April 6, 2012

With few exceptions, it seems, the gadgets hogging the media limelight today tend to be of the fingerprint-collecting variety. Tablets, phones, tablet-phones, e-readers, and anything...

Type: Blog post Tags: Displays

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Google shows HUD glasses concept
— 2:31 PM on April 4, 2012

There's been a lot of talk about Google covertly developing heads-up-display glasses. Apparently, the speculation had a nugget of truth behind it. A small...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices

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LG kicks off mass production of bendable e-paper display
— 11:31 AM on March 30, 2012

Flexible displays have been promised for quite some time, and it looks like you'll be able to buy one this spring. LG has begun...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Poll: Where do you most want a high-DPI display?
— 12:17 PM on March 28, 2012

High-DPI screens are all the rage these days. Apple deserves credit for starting the trend with the Retina display on the iPhone 4, and...

Poll Question: • I most want a high-DPI display on my:

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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More evidence points to upcoming high-DPI MacBooks
— 6:00 AM on March 23, 2012

Apple isn't done cramming obscene amounts of pixels into its displays. Now that the new iPad is out, the company is rumored to have high-DPI...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mac

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Windows 8 to scale with high-DPI tablets
— 5:56 PM on March 22, 2012

High-DPI displays seem to be the wave of the future, especially on tablets—just look at the iPad 3 and the upcoming Transformer Infinity Series....

Type: News story Tags: Displays Windows Personal tech

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Deal of the week: Games, monitors, and a cheap GTX 570
— 5:06 PM on March 16, 2012

Let's begin this week's deal 'o the week with some juicy gaming bargains, as we often do. Amazon is running a pretty tantalizing sale...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Report: Next-gen Asus ultrabooks to have 1080p IPS displays
— 10:46 AM on March 12, 2012

As one might expect, Asus is prepping Ivy Bridge updates for its UX-series ultraportables. In addition to featuring Intel's latest CPU, The Verge

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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Microsoft takes a closer look at touchscreen latency
— 9:53 AM on March 9, 2012

There's something very natural about the touchscreen interfaces on modern tablets. Seeing a user interface react fluidly under one's fingertip is remarkably satisfying, and...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices

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Six screens, one desk
— 6:32 PM on March 8, 2012

When I sit down at my desk in the Benchmarking Sweatshop, it feels like maybe I could tap into the Matrix. I've slowly added...

Type: Blog post Tags: Miscellaneous Displays

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