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ThinSight: A Thin Form-Factor Interactive Surface Technology


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ThinSight interactive surface technology

ThinSight technology can sense fingertips and hands near an LCD surface to enable multitouch interaction.

Credit: Microsoft Research Cambridge, U.K.

ThinSight is a thin form-factor interactive surface technology based on optical sensors embedded inside a regular LCD. These augment the display with the ability to sense a variety of objects near the surface, including fingertips and hands, to enable multitouch interaction.

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