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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.
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Content copying to the clipboard on mobile and touch devices improves usability.
Ext JS 5 eliminates a lot of work from this exercise by providing one platform for bridging desktop apps to tablets and other touch devices like laptops, kiosks and large-format touch screens.
The MCG poll reveals that 10 percent of parents "always" consider touch devices as playthings, while 58 percent considered them "sometimes" toys.
Based in Karlsruhe, Germany, legodo develops software for easy and rapid generation of personalized customer correspondence via any communication channel, including mobile touch devices. legodo is one of the first to allow organizations to tap the information embedded in their existing ERP, CRM, and other applications to create personalized customer communications.
The seminar focused on etiquettes and tips of using touch devices on a day to day basis whether for work or for personal tasks.
Essa Academy was the first school in the UK to distribute iPod touch devices to all students and staff, and currently has a 1: 1 iPad initiative in place, with iTunes U as its learning platform.
An iOS version for use with iPhone, iPad and iPad touch devices and Android OS version of rekordbox are also available for preparation of music while on the go.
The mobile application will be running exclusively on all Nokia smart phones, including Lumia devices with Windows Phone 8 and Nokia Asha Full Touch devices. Currently the application enables information retrieval; the forthcoming versions will have transaction features as well.
The company's channel and partner community will be able to experience the new touch devices, which it is introducing to the market.
The event also showcased some of the latest high tech touch devices; latest Tablets, Allin-One PCs all powered by Intel processors.
Others referred to the identity crisis of a system that was problematic on touch devices and made little sense on traditional notebooks and desktops, with Apple CEO Tim Cook quipping that Windows 8 was like the attempted combination of a toaster and a fridge.
Luxury retailer Barneys New York this year plans to use iPads or iPod Touch devices for credit and debit card purchases in seven of its nearly two dozen stores.