Synaptics Touchpad Offers Advanced Navigation
Synaptics has developed a Touchpad for the Logitech diNovo Edge Wireless Keyboard, offering an easier way to navigate and scroll through PC content.Synaptics Incorporated, a developer of interface software for mobile computing, communications and entertainment devices, announced Nov. 15, that it has developed a ChiralMotion-enabled TouchPad for Logitech Internationals new diNovo Edge wireless keyboard, which integrates standard user control with scrolling to allow users to switch between the two while navigating through their PC. Fidel Zawde, product marketing manager for Synaptics, told eWEEK that within the diNovo Edge wireless keyboard, the "ChiralMotion-enabled TouchPad allows users to convert a standard cursor control to a scroller interface, giving users the ability navigate a PC at a quicker pace." Click here to read more about Microsofts wireless mice and keyboards.
The diNovo Edge wireless keyboard includes a number of features such as wireless Bluetooth technology, backlighted icons and media controls and now, Synaptics custom-designed ChiralMotion-enabled TouchPad, which will allow users to scroll continuously and not be restricted to any specific location or motion on the TouchPad, once the scrolling mode is started by placing ones finger in the 12 oclock or 3 oclock position of the circle-shaped area of the TouchPad.