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touch screen

In computing and electronic health records, a touch-sensitive display screen. Pressing a finger onto the screen at various points allows the user to select options from a menu or enter data.
See also: screen

touch screen,

n a type of screen on some video terminals that may be touched with the finger to specify the selection of an item from a displayed list.
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Double taps would still be impossible, but it's unlikely I'd attempt them anyway with a scoped gun.
Obviously a good double tap with one of the better calibers in the torso or head will stop the threat.
The ammunition I gathered from Double Tap, Buffalo Bore and Winchester all performed at a level you would expect from a 3 1/2" revolver.
Single shots, "hammers" and double taps from the Ready position followed the basics.
You can also assign the double tap feature to something other than Siri.
To take a call, the user will have to double tap the headset.
Drag action can also be initiated though either a double tap and slide motion on the pad or with the conventional mechanical button.
Finally, another feature that the WhatsApp update brings is the new gesture command that lets users switch from the front-facing camera to the back-facing camera or vice-versa with just a double tap on the phone's screen.
It also comes with other UI features like multi-window mode, double tap to wake up, as well as smart gesture.
Also, it features a "Fit Home" user interface along with some new features like Gesture Play Infinite for accessing apps by drawing gestures on any screen, smart swipe for making the phone perform various functions by swipe of fingers & "Kwik Lock", where the user can double tap the home screen to lock.
Double tap on a notification to open the respective app to respond or delete without unlocking the screen or dismiss each notification by swiping left or right.
Users can double tap on a notification to read or respond to it by going directly to the app without unlocking the screen, swipe left or right to dismiss it, swipe upwards from the bottom to unlock the device or tap on the Home Key represented by a circle icon on the bottom of the screen to do nothing.