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Tag: Touchscreen

Tokyoflash Kisai On Air Watch is Surprisingly Easy to Read

Tokyoflash Kisai On Air Watch is Surprisingly Easy to Read
Tokyoflash is notorious for releasing wristwatches with complicated designs, so I was a bit surprised to see them release the minimalistic On Air wristwatch. It barely has any tricks up its sleeve, merely combining the hour hand and the minute display.

ExoPC EXOdesk: Like a Personal Microsoft Surface, But a Lot More Affordable

ExoPC EXOdesk: Like a Personal Microsoft Surface, But a Lot More Affordable
ExoPC just released a teaser about their EXOdesk, which looks like a Microsoft Surface that everyone can use, without breaking the bank. The desk will debut at CES 2012, but there is already a buzz starting about it.

Nokia GEM Concept: the Phone is the Touchscreen

Nokia GEM Concept: the Phone is the Touchscreen
Compared to the eccentric Twist concept, Nokia’s other new imaginary phone isn’t that imaginative. Called the GEM, the smartphone’s entire surface is a touchscreen. Maybe the phone’s guts are entirely occupied by a battery too.

OmniTouch Kinect-based Wearable Projector: You Are the Touchscreen

OmniTouch Kinect-based Wearable Projector: You Are the Touchscreen
Great minds do think alike. I’m sure some of you still remember the Sixthsense wearable computer by Patti Maes and Pranav Mistry. Here’s an very similar concept device that uses different hardware to arrive at the same functionality.

Using a Touchscreen Through Your Pocket Made Possible by Microsoft PocketTouch

Using a Touchscreen Through Your Pocket Made Possible by Microsoft PocketTouch
Have you ever needed to use your phone inside you pocket? I haven’t, but I’m sure it could be useful in some situations. New technology from Microsoft Research could allow you to use a touchscreen through fabric.

Dot-to-Dot Watch Concept: Time to Connect the Dots

Dot-to-Dot Watch Concept: Time to Connect the Dots
You can always count on the TokyoFlash design blog to surface some unique and intriguing new digital watch concepts, and this is one of the cooler designs to turn up on the site lately.

Swatch Touch Watches Look Great, Get Rid of Buttons

Swatch Touch Watches Look Great, Get Rid of Buttons
Remember Swatch watches from way back when? Well, the Swiss watch maker has unveiled its very first touchscreen watch called, what else? The Swatch Touch. It is expected to hit retailers next month and they look just as colorful and cool as their old watches.

Griffin Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer: Swiss Army Pen

Griffin Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer: Swiss Army Pen
The stylus ballpoint pen is a clever product, but Griffin does Monteverde one better by incorporating a third device. The Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer is a stylus, pen and a laser pointer all in one.

Android MegaPad Concept: a Window to Future iMacs?

Android MegaPad Concept: a Window to Future iMacs?
With Apple slowly integrating touch-friendly icons and other functionality to their desktop operating system, I think it’s only a matter of time before we see touchscreen iMacs. But it looks like one man just beat them to it. 

Padzilla Interactive iOS Case Lets You Have the Apple Version of Microsoft Surface

Padzilla Interactive iOS Case Lets You Have the Apple Version of Microsoft Surface
The Padzilla is a case in the same way that Daimos is a case for Kazuya Ryuzaki. Developed by a company called Crunchy Logistics, the giant touchscreen accessory can super size the display of the iPad, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS.

See What You Print Concept: Tablet + Inkjet Printer

See What You Print Concept: Tablet + Inkjet Printer
Design company Artefact felt like the printer needed to evolve, which is why they came up with their SWYP concept. The See What You Print machine will feature a paper-sized touchscreen on its top surface, allowing the user to interact with it instead of doing so on the computer.

VendScreen Upgrades Vending Machines With Touchscreens

VendScreen Upgrades Vending Machines With Touchscreens
We often lament the fact that in the US we generally only get the plain vending machines with the mechanical buttons that have been around for decades. In other countries, the vending machines are much cooler, often packing in touchscreens and serving oddities like crab or bananas.

Space 3 Concept Phone Has Two Touchscreens, Zero Explanation for Name

Space 3 Concept Phone Has Two Touchscreens, Zero Explanation for Name
Touch-based interfaces are all the rage today, so it’s no surprise that most designs for future devices are based around touchscreens as well. Designers Wenhing Chu and Kok Keong Wong have an incredibly innovative concept: Two.

Electrolux Mobile Kitchen Concept: Think Your Laptop Gets Hot?

Electrolux Mobile Kitchen Concept: Think Your Laptop Gets Hot?
People use laptops to run businesses, do their work, play games, watch movies, communicate with loved ones, and so on and so forth. But have you ever heard of people using their laptops in the kitchen – to actually cook a meal?

Big Big Cursor: Silly Styli

Big Big Cursor: Silly Styli
Touchscreen devices eschew the mouse in favor of our fingers, and no mouse means no cursor. Or does it? Mike Mak designed a pair of styli for devices with capacitive touchscreens. By “designed” I mean he took the mouse cursor and mouse pointer and enlarged them.

Isotoner smarTouch Gloves: Winter Won’t Mean No Touchscreen

Isotoner smarTouch Gloves: Winter Won’t Mean No Touchscreen
“Winter is coming” might be the catchphrase of the Starks of Winterfell, but sure enough, summer’s coming to a close and before you know it, you’ll be freezing waiting for public transportation. Anyone who’s tried to use their capacitive screen gadgets with normal gloves knows that it’s doomed to failure, unless you use special gloves, like these Isotoner smarTouch.