Monthly Archives: March 2012

AT&T develops navigation system which helps drivers to navigate via vibrations in the steering wheel

AT&T currently develops a new generation of car navigation systems which are supposed to make driving safer. The new concept tells the driver via vibrations within the steering wheel where to drive instead of displaying and talking like conventional navigation … Continue reading

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New Sony Xperia smartphone featuring touchless screen operation

The new Sony smartphone XPeria Sola offers a touchless screen operation. The new technology is called “floating touch” and moves the over the display floating finger of the user as a pointer. Actions are still initiated by touching the screen. … Continue reading

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Advertisements to be shown soon with the twitter-app on iPhones and Android smart phones

According to a blog entry on the twitter blog the self developed twitter apps for iPhone and Android smart phones will soon display so called ‘promoted tweets’ in the time line. Until now this promoted tweets – a synonym for … Continue reading

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