Previously published in the October edition of ECE Magazine, this article written by Helen Francis from Atmel summarizes test results using gloved hands to operate capacitive touch sensors. The article stipulates that the subject must be dealt with on a case-by-case basis, but says that in general, it is possible to use touch panels as a human-machine […]
Touch Guy is the superhero of touch screens and knows almost everything there is to know about touch and interactivity. He loves ordering new interactive gadgets online, going on cross-continental excursions and growing rare, exotic plants. He is also in the process of building a glass house. Yes, really. It’s glass.
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Hey Touch Guy, My company is developing a sleek new GPS and we’re looking for the right touch solution. We’ve looked at projected capacitive touch screens, but feel the cost will push our product’s price point up too much. Our touch screen requirements are: 4.3″ Screen High Optics Scratch Resistant Anti-Glare Screen Lower Cost Display […]
Dear Vivek, Touch Guy knows that making parts for fighter jets is a whole lot easier than meeting the specifications for the automotive market. There are a few automobile tests that we use to evaluate the effects of temperature extremes on LCDs. The best assessment is the Phoenix test where a car is left in […]