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Motion senstive laptop

From: Smith, Kevin, VF-Group <Kevin.Smith@vodafone.com>
Date: Tue, 1 May 2007 16:54:13 +0200
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Of interest: the BBC reports on a motion-sensitive laptop at
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/6609245.stm , the idea being that
speed and direction of screen tilt can be detected and used to move
cursors, change focus, scroll pages etc. . Unlike the Wii, it is the
screen that tilts, and not a detached controller. Not clear whether it
is in itself an input mechanism or simply a pointing/scrolling etc
mechanism, I guess that depends on application context.

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