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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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Microsoft is pleased to announce its strategic partnership with Market Spectrum to leverage the Windows Embedded platform to create sophisticated, next-generation capacitive touch screen technologies," said Valerie Olague, group regional marketing manager at Microsoft.
Promisingly, it will approximate 25% of capacitive touch screen at the end of 2012 and 60% at the end of 2014.
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Specializing in the design and manufacturing of custom touch screens, Touch International combines the latest resistive and capacitive touch screen technologies with display enhancements to deliver high quality touch screens to customers around the world.
IDT([R])) (NASDAQ:IDTI), the Analog and Digital Company[TM] delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions, today announced the world's first true single-layer multi-touch projected capacitive touch screen technology for screen sizes up to five inches.
Synaptics products include: TouchPad(TM), the industry standard notebook pointing device; ClearPad(TM), a capacitive touch screen solution; TouchStyk(TM), a modular capacitive pointing stick solution; Spiral(R), an inductive, proximity sensing pen input system; and QuickStroke(R), a proprietary Chinese handwriting recognition software.
It will have 4GB flash memory, 512MB memory and capacitive touch screen.
The glass-based projected capacitive touch screen, Apple's favorite, turns out to be the hottest topic in 2010.
The IDT capacitive touch button controllers will be exhibited alongside the world's first true single-layer multi-touch projected capacitive touch screen technology.
PITTSBURGH, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Dawar Technologies, a leading provider of man-machine Interface products such as touch screens, integrated touch systems, membrane switches, graphic overlays, keypads, Duraswitch(R) technology and smart cards, announced at the Society for Information Display show in Los Angeles that they have reached an exclusive North America Sales and Distribution agreement with DanoTech, a world leader in surface capacitive touch screen technology.
The BlackBerry Z3 comes with a 5-inch capacitive touch screen, rendering 540 x 960 pixels resolution.