Apple keyboard patent will kill the computer mouse
Is this the end for the keyboard's old accomplice?
We’re always keen to bring you Apple patents because they represent the very forefront of creative tech thinking. Case in point is this obscure number, which treads the line between genius and insanity with all the poise of Gareth Bale.
It’s a patent for a motion-sensitive keyboard that marries the best of a physical, tactile QWERTY with intuitive user control. The idea involve placing four ‘slot cameras’ around the perimeter that look upwards and monitor your hand movement above the keys.