Acer Aspire Z3 all-in-one debuts with 23-inch touchscreen, Harman Kardon speakers

Today, Acer introduced a 23-inch all-in-one, the Acer Aspire Z3. The Z3 has a 1920 x 1080 full HD touchscreen display that's large enough for gaming while also doubling as a small TV.

HP Envy 14 TouchSmart Ultrabook sneaks out with 3200 x 1800 display

The HP Envy 14 TouchSmart Ultrabook will start at $699, but it can be upgraded to a whopping 3,200 x 1,800 resolution display. This puts the Envy 14 in the same display league as the Chromebook Pixel and the MacBook Pro, plus it bests the…

How a Dutch pop band turned us all into cursor zombies … in the name of art!

We chat with Dutch band Light Light and design studio Moniker about their crowdsourced vision of the impeding disappearance of the mouse cursor, as well as what the touchscreen revolution means for the intersection of design, tech, and…

Windows 8 Start menu apps showdown: What’s the best way to get your Start menu back?

Microsoft tried to kill the start menu – and failed. Third-party developers have resurrected it with a hoard of Windows 8 start menu replacements. Which is best? We've tested three popular options to find out.

Price check! Intel says Windows 8 touch products will drop to $200

Intel CEO Paul Otellini says that the price of Windows 8 tablets and touch laptops could drop to as low as $200 thanks to Intel's quad-core Bay Trail chip, which will debut on devices this holiday season.

Lenovo’s 27-inch IdeaCentre Horizon table PC now available starting at $1,699

Lenovo's IdeaCentre Horizon blew our minds when we first saw it at CES in January. It's an all-in-one, but it's also a home gaming hub for family game night. This unique machine is available today online starting at $1,699.
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NYC rolling out touchscreen displays in subways for directions, schedules

Ideal for NYC residents and tourists looking for the fastest way to reach another part of the city using the subway, the MTA will be installing touchscreen displays at select stations later this year.
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Google may introduce touch control to the back of its phones

Google recently filed for a patent that would allow for simple touch controls on the backside of a mobile device. While Apple applied for a similar patent years ago, the technology has not made its way into the market yet.

WSJ: Google developing touchscreen Chromebooks

Google is rumored to be making what could be a competitor to its own Android devices – touchscreen Chromebooks that could very well end up being very similar to the new Windows 8 touchscreen laptops available today.
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SingNshock alarm clock delivers an electric shock to wake you up

Designed for anyone that habitually relies on the snooze button to avoid getting up, the singNshock alarm clock offers a jolt of electricity to start the day.

Touchscreen restaurant table forecasts the end of human interactions

Moneual has unveiled a design for a touchscreen cafe table that can display apps to help diners browse and order off the menu. Basically, Seamless has arrived to a real world setting.

Will Lenovo’s IdeaCentre Horizon ‘bring back family night’ or just drain the vacation fund?

We play with Lenovo's new IdeaCentre Horizon, an all-in-one computer that can also be used as a tabletop productivity and gaming system.