Wednesday, January 06, 2010

The days of the internet rodent - the computer mouse are most likely over...

Its been 40 years since the advent of the computer mouse, but one leading research company, Gartner's analyst predicts the demise of the mouse within 3-5 years.

Gestural computer mechanisms like touch screens and facial recognition devices could take over." The mouse is fine in the desktop environment, but for home entertainment or working on the notebook its over." the analyst declared.

The new products with new interactive interfaces will be inspired by the world of gaming.

The original story here

1 comment:

Kiwi Riverman's Blogesphere said...

Unfortunately I can't read chinese.