Synaptics ForcePad: The Laptop Trackpad Is About to Change Forever

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The last big things to happen to trackpads were the addition of multitouch gestures and elimination of a dedicated button. The next big thing is going to be force detection. We've seen force detection pop up a couple of times before—most recently in the keyboard cover for the Microsoft Surface—but with the… » 8/20/12 9:00am 8/20/12 9:00am