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Gesture Plus by Jawomo lets you customize Android 10's gesture navigation

Gesture Plus by Jawomo lets you customize Android 10's gesture navigation

Update 1: 2020/01/19 9:30am PST Disabling the back gesture is only available on Samsung devices. As I was using my S10 to test this app, I didn't run into this issue at the time. Thank Google

Chrome OS 80 beta channel receives gesture navigation

Just before the end of the year, we learned that Chome OS 80 won’t need Developer Mod. It may also sideload apps but we have yet to try it out. The latest update was released first in the Dev channel.
Chrome OS 80 adds gesture navigation and multiple quick settings pages

Chrome OS 80 adds gesture navigation and multiple quick settings pages

Chrome OS is evolving and changing faster than any other operating system. In recent years, Google has been bringing it closer to Android, hoping to offer a more unified experience across multiple

Apple Pencil Patent Hints at Gesture Support, Camera, Biometric Sensor

As compared to the original Apple Pencil, the second-generation has evolved quite a bit. It comes with a double-tap feature that allows users to bring up access tools. A new patent suggests that Apple
Hands-on: Oculus Quest hand tracking looks cool, and sometimes even works

Hands-on: Oculus Quest hand tracking looks cool, and sometimes even works

Recently added as an experimental feature for the popular VR headset, hand tracking can change the way people interact with virtual worlds -- if it works.
UltraSense emerges from stealth to replace buttons with ultrasonic sensors

UltraSense emerges from stealth to replace buttons with ultrasonic sensors

UltraSense emerged from stealth to develop ultrasound sensors that sense movement and gestures through virtually any material.

This Jailbreak Tweak Brings iPhone X Gestures to Older iPhones Running iOS 13

Gestures 13 is a new jailbreak tweak that brings iPhone X’s navigation gestures to older iPhones and iPads. Its release comes hot on the heels of the checkra1n jailbreak release.

Motion Sense gestures on Pixel 4 can be remapped

Even before the Pixel 4’s big launch, we already heard about Motion Sense feature will work in 38 countries and maybe 9 apps at launch. Supported apps are mostly streaming apps (Amazon Music, Google

Samsung files patent for new ISOCELL Motion Sensor

Aside from being the top mobile OEM today, Samsung is also known for its processors and sensors for phones. It has the ISOCELL line that includes several camera sensors we’ve already featured here.
Pixel 4 doesn't let you use Android Pie's two-button gesture navigation

Pixel 4 doesn't let you use Android Pie's two-button gesture navigation

Android 9 Pie introduced the first form of gesture navigation, changing the three-button navigation bar into a pill-shaped button with a separate back key. Android 10 came with a new full-screen
The Pixel 4's Gestures Might Be a Gimmick—But At Least They Actually Work

The Pixel 4's Gestures Might Be a Gimmick—But At Least They Actually Work

Gestures on a smartphone aren’t exactly new tech, but they are new to Google’s Pixel 4. Thanks to a teeny tiny Project Soli radar, you can now wave at a Pixel 4 to poke Pokémon wallpapers, as well as
Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL: Price, Specs, Release Date

Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL: Price, Specs, Release Date

The two new gesture-powered Android handsets have arrived.

Android 10 phones may have to hide third-party navigation gestures

Are you fond of the custom navigation gestures on your Android phone? You might have to go digging for them in the future. The 9to5Google team says it has obtained the latest Google Mobile Services
Watch MSNBC's Chris Hayes unintentionally coin a new euphemism for masturbation

Watch MSNBC's Chris Hayes unintentionally coin a new euphemism for masturbation

Uhh what’s it like? pic.twitter.com/7G2jiwdMvO— Silvia Killingsworth (@silviakillings) September 25, 2019 "Shaking the champagne bottle."

How to use the new copy, paste and undo gestures in iPadOS 13

Text editing gets a major overhaul in iOS 13. Now you can select text easily, and use easy iOS 13 gestures to copy, paste, undo and redo. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Google open-sources gesture tracking AI for mobile devices

Google open-sources gesture tracking AI for mobile devices

Google's novel hand tracking framework can run on virtually any device, including mobile phones. It's available in open source.
Touchless Gesture Controls on Phones? Think Bigger

Touchless Gesture Controls on Phones? Think Bigger

The new gesture controls on Samsung, LG, and Google's smartphones feel like a failure of imagination—but really, it's a failure of application.
Android UI Team Explains Approach to Android Q Gestures, Proves 3-Button Setup is Still Good

Android UI Team Explains Approach to Android Q Gestures, Proves 3-Button Setup is Still Good

The Android UI team took the time this week to publish a post on its rationale behind implementing the new gesture navigation system inside of Android Q. These gestures are something we’ve discussed a

The Galaxy Note 10 S Pen is also a wand that controls your phone

Today, Samsung confirmed a poorly kept secret. The Galaxy Note 10 S Pen will offer gesture controls, or "Air Actions." This goes one step further than the Note 9 S Pen, which acts as a remote control.
Google's New Gesture Controls Aren't Just for the Pixel

Google's New Gesture Controls Aren't Just for the Pixel

The Pixel 4 smartphone is being built to house a chip called Soli that could eventually power gesture-based user interfaces in everything from VR headsets to cars.