A new patent reveals dual-sided iPhone nano with akward user interface
The iPhone nano rumors are rising again with a new patent that has emerged in the US Patents&Trademark OfficeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s database. The document describes a concept iPhone nano device with dual-sided display that has you operating a user interface by sliding your finger across the back, touch-sensitive side. Could it really work?
The original document was credited to John Elias, part owner of FingerWorks, a gesture recognition company that Apple acquired in early 2005. Although the patent is now owned by Apple, EliasÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ involvement indicates seriousness because the engineer has been deeply involved in all aspects of multi-touch technologies at Apple thus far.
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