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A Twitter iPhone App For Hello Kitty Fanatics [IPhone Apps]

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You’d have to be quite the crazed Hello Kitty fan to pay four bucks for a Twitter iPhone app with a nauseatingly cutesy user interface like this, but it’s available on iTunes now anyway. [ iTunes ] More

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PingChat! Makeover Looks Good [IPhone Apps]

by on Jun.04, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 4N, 5, 7, 7d, A4, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, aging, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, Apple iPhone, Apps, AR, Art, Bp, C5, cat, cc, chat, clear, color, Computing, Dc, de, Display, Ds, E, Ea, EC, Et, Face, Feeds, ff, Free, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, good, Group chat, hand, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Im, images, In, Interface, Iphone, iPhone App, iPhone Apps, IphoneApps, Iq, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Make, MER, mess, Messaging, mid, mobile, Mod, Nes, om, One, order, Os, Pad, Padd, paper, phone, Phones, PI, Ping, Ping chat, Ping chat iphone app, Pixel, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, Rv, serve, smartphone, Smartphones, Style, Tag, tech, Theme, Themes, TI, TV, Up, Us, User Interface, V, Vide, Video, Videos, Wall, Wallpapers, X1

PingChat! (formerly known as Ping!) has received an overhaul. The iPhone messaging app now has a better looking user interface, allows for group chats, can send images and videos, and is ad-free. Not too shabby. More

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These Technicolor Dream Hands Could Revolutionize UI [3D Interfaces]

by on May.23, 2010, under 2, 2010, 3, 3D, 3D interfaces, 5, 5D, 7, 7d, Ac, Accessories, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Air, and, ANT, Ants, AR, Av, Bp, Cam, cat, cc, Ces, Cf, clear, Clothing, color, Computing, Crazy, de, Display, Ds, E, e1, E3, Ea, EC, Et, Eu, Evo, Face, faces, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Gloves, hand, hands, Hd, Home Automation, Id, Ie, Im, images, In, Ink, Interface, interfaces, Io, Ion, ions, Ir, Isp, kin, La, Labels, Lions, Love, Mic, micro, microsoft, mid, Mit, Mod, motion controls, move, Natal, NK, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, PI, Pixel, Play, ps, Q, quant, Rc, Revolution, Rf, RSS, Rv, serve, Software, Sony, Style, Tag, tech, Technic, ted, TI, TV, Ui, Up, Ups, Us, user experience, User Interface, V, Vest, Videos, War, web, X1

With Microsoft and Sony both set to reveal Natal and Move software lineups at E3, it’s kind of crazy to think their invested millions may have just been usurped by a pair of $1 Lycra gloves and a webcam. More

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User Interface Design Studio MONKEYmedia Files Patent Lawsuit Against Apple [Apple]

by on May.14, 2010, under 17, 2, 2010, 3, 5, 7, 7d, A9, Ac, Ad, Add, Ads, age, Ai, Aim, and, ANT, Ants, app, apple, AR, Ati, Bp, cat, clear, color, Counters, de, design, Display, Ds, E, Ea, eco, Et, Eu, Face, ff, Ge, Gizmo, gizmodo, Hd, Home Automation, Htc, Id, Im, images, In, Interface, Ion, ipa, ipad, Iphone, iPod, Isp, itc, Job, Jobs, Kodak, La, Labels, late, Law, Laws, Lawsuit, Lawsuits, Led, Legal, Les, media, Ming, Mod, Monkey, Monkeymedia, NK, Nokia, Of, om, One, order, Os, Padd, Patent, Patents, phone, PI, Ping, Play, Q, quant, Rc, Rf, RSS, Rv, sale, Sales, serve, steve, studio, Style, Sue, Suit, Tag, tech, ted, Tent, Tents, TI, Top, TV, Ui, Us, User Interface, Vest, X1

User interface design studio MONKEYmedia filed a patent lawsuit against Apple claiming that the company infringed on three of its patents. For those keeping track, that’s another legal battle for Apple on top of those against Nokia , HTC , and Kodak . More

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How Firefox 4 Will Be "Super-Duper Fast" and Powerful [Firefox]

by on May.11, 2010, under design, firefox, Firefox 4, Home Automation, Ui, User Interface, windows

We’ve seen a bit of the gorgeous user interface already, but now we’ve got a slide show explaining the vision behind the “super-duper fast” Firefox 4 browser: More

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The Future Of Windows Phone 7 Apparently Involves Morse Code [Image Cache]

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From Bill Buxton ‘s presentation to the Mix conference about user interfaces, one of the first 3rd-party apps created with Microsoft’s recently released WinPho 7 SDK : A cheeky Twitter app, for electrical telegraph operators. [ Mix 2010 ] More

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The Future Of Windows Phone 7 Is Written in Morse Code [Image Cache]

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From Bill Buxton ‘s fascinating presentation to the Mix conference about user interfaces, one of the first 3rd-party apps created with Microsoft’s recently released WinPho 7 SDK : A cheeky Twitter app, for electrical telegraph operators. [ Mix 2010 ] More

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 and G10 Micro Four Thirds Cameras: G2 Gets Touchscreen Control, Both Get HD Video [Microfourthirds]

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Panasonic has pulled the sheets off two new Lumix Micro Four Thirds cameras: the touchscreen DMC-G2 and the super light G10. Both shoot 720p video, but the G2’s bendy, touch control screen makes it a Micro Four Thirds stand out. The DMC-G2 is the direct descendant of the Lumix G1 , the first ever Micro Four Thirds camera. It has a 12.1MP Live MOS sensor and shoots 720p video in AVCHD lite, activated by a dedicated video record button.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 and G10 Micro Four Thirds Cameras: G2 Gets Touchscreen Control, Both Get HD Video [Microfourthirds]

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The Apple Patents Cockpunching All Smart Phones: An Illustrated Guide [Apple]

by on Mar.02, 2010, under 7d, A8, Ads, age, Ai, Android, ANT, Antenna, Antennas, APIs, app, apple, applications, AR, architecture, Arm, Art, Ati, Av, Calls, Camera, Cameras, capacity, cat, Cia, clear, code, communication, components, Computer, Content, court, data, de, dev, Developing, Devices, digital, Digital Cameras, Display, Displays, Dj, down, Ds, E3, Ea, Edge, Emi, Eu, Face, filings, flo, Fun, functions, Ge, gesture, Gizmo, Google, hal, hand, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Home Automation, Htc, Ie, Instruction, Interest, Interface, interfaces, Intern, Ion, Iphone, ISO, Isp, ISS, iTab, Law, Lawsuit, Lawsuits, Led, Lock, locked, lte, media, Memory, Men, Mic, mind, mini, Mit, Mod, Ms, My, Nas, Navi, Navigation, Nec, network, networking, networks, next, One, Opera, operating system, operation, Os, oss, Ouch, Ovi, Patent, Patents, Pee, phone, Phones, Platform, pointer, Ports, power, Pr, pre, Pro, processing, Processor, Processors, programs, ps, Ram, Rc, Real, Red, remote, Requests, restore, Rf, rip, sage, Scale, screen, sea, search, sensor, Sensors, server, Service, Services, Signal processors, signals, Sim, ski, Slate, Sleep, Software, Sport, storage, store, Style, Sue, suing, Support, Tat, ted, Tegra, Tent, Tents, TI, time, Tip, Touch, Touch Screen, train, Training, Translation, transport, Tron, tweet, Ui, Unlock, unlocked, unlocking, Up, Update, Updates, Ups, User Interface, Via, Video, view, voice, War, web, wireless

Here’s an illustrated guide to the 20 iPhone patents that Apple’s suing HTC over . They’re kind of a doozy. To look at the specific claims, check out the full Delaware District Court and International Trade Commission filings

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The Apple Patents Cockpunching All Smart Phones: An Illustrated Guide [Apple]

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Apple Sues HTC For Infringing On 20 iPhone Patents [Apple]

by on Mar.02, 2010, under 7d, A8, Ads, age, Ai, Air, ANT, app, app store, apple, Apple htc lawsuit, Apple patents, applications, AR, architecture, Ati, Av, Blockquote, BUST, Camera, capacity, cat, clear, Comment, Comments, communication, court, dash, de, dev, Devices, digital, Display, Displays, down, Ds, Ea, Eu, Face, game, Ge, gesture, Gizmo, Hard, Hardware, Hd, Health, Home Automation, Htc, Ie, incredible, Instruction, Interest, Intern, Inventions, Ion, Iphone, iphones, Isp, ISS, itc, Jobs, Law, Laws, Lawsuit, Lawsuits, Led, Legal, Lock, Lock screen, Men, mini, Mit, mobile, Mod, Ms, multitouch, Nas, News, Nokia, Office, One, Origin, Ouch, Palm, Patent, Patents, phone, Phones, Pioneer, power, Pr, pre, Pro, processing, Processor, Processors, Rc, Red, Revolution, Rf, screen, Signal processors, Sim, ski, Sound, steve, Steve Jobs, store, Style, Sue, suing, Suits, t-mo, T-Mobile, Tat, Technology, ted, Tent, Tents, TI, time, Top, Touch, Touch Screen, touchscreen, Translation, Tron, trouble, Ugly, Ui, Unlock, unlocking, Up, Update, User Interface, War, Watch, what

Whoa, Apple just sued HTC for infringing on 20 patents “related to the iPhone’s user interface, underlying architecture and hardware.” Update : The patents Apple’s claiming are incredible. Like unlock gestures on an unlock screen .

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Apple Sues HTC For Infringing On 20 iPhone Patents [Apple]

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