3DConnexion's 3D SpaceNavigator Mouse For Laptops

Big week for 3DConnexion, a Logitech company, as they update their twisting/rotating desktop SpaceNavigator mouse for laptops. We're not sure what differentiates this laptop version from the desktop version (which also works with Second Life), but it's got a "new cap design" and is smaller than the desktop version. It… » 4/08/08 5:30pm 4/08/08 5:30pm

SpaceNavigator 3D Mouse Gives Full Range of Motion to Second Life Avatars

3Dconnexion's SpaceNavigator, a rubber-capped multi-axis metal dial meant mainly for 3D design, has been put to even better use as a pan-dimensional controller for Second Life. The video says it all: watch as Beast, one of the "Lindens" who works at Second Life's founder company, demos movement of his avatar on both… » 4/03/08 4:00am 4/03/08 4:00am

First Grope: 3Dconnexion SpaceNavigator Lets You Operate in 3D

Imagine a controller that you can push, tilt, pull, and rotate—that's essentially what the SpaceNavigator is. This multitalented device is the latest addition to 3Dconnexion's arsenal of 3D controllers. It frees you from the tyranny of your mouse by letting you manipulate/twist objects in ways you can't with a… » 11/28/06 4:01am 11/28/06 4:01am