Fixing the Google nexus 7 touchscreen issue

So i have recently received my nexus 7 tablet and right from the start i notice the touchscreen was having problems registering input and sometimes giving “ghost” input making the tablet do random things.

Here is a video showing the so called “ghost” input:

And the not registering of input:

As you can see, these issues make the nexus 7 quite unusable. Since i dont like sending my unit back to Asus and wait 3-4 weeks for RMA i decided to open up the device and see what the problem was. (more…)