An Introduction to Common Touchscreen Commands

An Introduction to Common Touchscreen Commands

Touchscreens are on the rise. Since their origins in the 1970s, they”ve become more and more popular. You can now find touchscreens in smartphones, tablets, computer monitors, smart wearables, human machine interfaces (HMIs) and other consumer and commercial...
Silicone Rubber Keypads: What Is Tactile Feedback?

Silicone Rubber Keypads: What Is Tactile Feedback?

Tactile feedback is a native feature of silicone rubber keypads. When you press a button on a silicone rubber keypad, it will respond with tactile feedback. There are different types of silicone rubber keypads. They are available in different sizes, configurations,...
What Are LCD Subpixels? Get the Facts

What Are LCD Subpixels? Get the Facts

Liquid-crystal displays (LCDs) are all around us. They are used in TVs, computer monitors, infotainment systems, smart wearables, smart appliances, mobile devices and countless other devices. Like all other displays, LCDs are comprised of pixels. They use backlighting...
What Are Rigid Flex Circuits?

What Are Rigid Flex Circuits?

When most people think of circuits, they envision rigid printed circuit boards (PCB) and flexible printed circuits (FPCs.) Nearly all electronic devices feature one or both of these circuit types. Circuits, of course, are electrical components consisting of conductive...