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Oct 29, 2009

Social Networking for Display Engineering Professionals

With all sorts of social networking opportunities out there, it's great to see a site that is dedicated to display engineering professionals. Planar has created a LinkedIn page where display engineering types can connect and share ideas, throw out questions and post jobs or look for one in a variety of industries, applications and display technologies.In today's world of ever-changing technology, connections and communications are tools that help keep the display industry moving forward. What social networking sites keep you connected?
Oct 20, 2009

Windows 7, Gestures, Embedded Touch screens, and You

Windows 7 hits the streets for real on Thursday. This will be a huge release for consumers and business IT users. I’ve been using the RC version for a few months now and really like it for my home PC. I’m sure I will like even more for my work PC’s when that time comes. But what about those embedded applications, kiosks, and displays that currently use Windows XP-Pro? We’ve heard or seen demo’s of Windows 7’s new features for multi-touch and gestures? Can we start using those features right away? Can we experiment with them?I’ve had a chance to do some experimenting with Windows 7 and touchscreens. To utilize Windows 7 gestures and multi-touch More…