School laptop OLPC XO-175 receive multi-touch

School laptop OLPC XO-1.75 will get multi-touch

OLPC Foundation revealed some details about the software school notebook next generation XO-1.75. As reported at the project, currently being prepared release Sugar operating system with support for touch screens and managing multi-touch. These features will be useful for future generations is a mini-notebook and tablet OLPC XO. Recall, XO-1.75 — a mini laptop with touch screen, it is ready for release at the end of 2011 or. But OLPC XO-3, for example, has to be made as thin tablet with full touch control. However, it will come only in 2012.

Multi-touch Sugar on XO-1.75

Developers said that one of the first steps in the process of adding Sugar OS touch functionality will be porting the virtual keyboard Meego.

Just5 CP11 Phone with jumping screen are sold in Russia

Just5 CP11 phone with "jumping" screen is already sold in

International brand Just5 announced the sales of mobile phones Just5 CP11. This is the third model in its line phones with big buttons. Its main "chip" — a monochrome screen with a diagonal of 2.36 inches which "jumps" from the shell while pressing the two orange buttons located on the lateral sides of the phone. When folded seen only a third of the screen. The company calls the device a "slider on the contrary," though in a closed form, it resembles a simple classic piece.

Just5 CP11

Other features Just5 CP11 phone maker said the key to the area 13h11 mm, monochrome display with orange backlight, which is not "blind" to the sun, large fonts in menus, loud speaker with speakerphone mode, LED Flashlight and FM-radio.