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N-trig DuoSense Pen and multitouch tech to power ASUS TAICHI input

Ntrig DuoSense Pen and multitouch tech to power ASUS TAICHI input

Wondering about that mysterious stylus ASUS referenced yesterday during the company's TAICHI launch? A source has confirmed that the tech in play will be provided by N-trig, and will feature the company's existing DuoSense grid-based capacitive solution. N-trig uses a single digitizer to track both stylus and 10-point multitouch input, and can support ...

Sony pushing ICS to more devices next week, confirms Xperia Play won’t be upgraded

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Owners of the Xperia Play, it's time to curl up with a teddy bear and your favorite ice cream -- just as long as it's not in sandwich form. After the sudden and unexplained disappearance of the "PlayStation Phone" from the Android 4.0 upgrade list yesterday, Sony has followed it up with a ...

Facebook Camera app really, really wants to know your location

(Credit: Screenshot by Eric Mack/CNET) Since Facebook released its new "Camera" mobile app yesterday, there's been speculation as to why the social network would buy Instagram and then release its own very similar app. The answer could be that Instagram as it already exists in the world just isn't quite authoritarian enough for Facebook's tastes. At least that's ...

Some investors still await confirmation on Facebook orders

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some customers of Fidelity Investments, Morgan Stanley and Charles Schwab are still waiting to see if their trades for Facebook shares were completed on Friday. Massive demand for the social networking giant's initial public offering on Friday, which set a trading volume record for U.S. market debuts, led to a 30-minute ...

Leica teases our wallets with $50,000 Edition Hermès M9-P, $1,000 scarf sold separately

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If you've ever wondered if designer names alone can send a product's price tag through the roof, this should suffice as confirmation. Hermès, the Parisian fashion giant best known for its prohibitively expensive wearable accessories, has teamed up with Leica for some creative marketing. Two special M9-P editions will be available -- a ...

Best Buy Connect no longer accepting new activations, service to end June 1st (update: confirmed)

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Remember Best Buy Connect? If so, you'll soon have a few more megabytes of humanized DDR3 freed up, as it appears that the retail giant is ready to put the kibosh on its own branded mobile broadband service nearly two years after it was first unveiled. According to the internal memo shown in ...

Walmart’s website lets you Pay With Cash, strips away the ‘convenience’ of shopping online

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Here's an idea: order products online, and then pay using regular 'ol dollar bills. Intrigued? That's exactly what Walmart has begun offering on its website today with its new Pay With Cash service. It's no different from initiating a normal web order, save for being another -- and potentially convoluted -- option to ...

Best Buy Connect no longer accepting new activations, service to end June 1st

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Remember Best Buy Connect? If so, you'll soon have a few more megabytes of humanized DDR3 freed up, as it appears that the retail giant is ready to put the kibosh on its own branded mobile broadband service nearly two years after it was first unveiled. According to the internal memo shown in ...

Samsung’s Unpacked Mobile 2012 app outs ‘Galaxy S3′ as next smartphone’s name

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Up until now, we haven't actually had any confirmation of what Samsung's upcoming superphone would be named. We've had plenty of reason to believe that it'd simply be the third iteration of the famed Galaxy S line, and even an Amazon Germany page predicting as much, but it's another thing entirely to see ...