Apple Driver Update Adds Magic Trackpad Support, Enables Inertial Scrolling on Older MacBooks

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The Magic Trackpad has just shown up and Apple has already issued a driver update for it. The same update also enables inertial scrolling and three-finger dragging on MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops with multi-touch trackpads.

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There are Mac OS X, Windows 64-bit, and Windows 32-bit versions available. [MacRumors via Engadget]

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Can someone explain what "inertial scrolling and three-finger dragging" are?

I'm not sure I want to do this update on my Macbook yet if it's going to give me "out of control" flinging capabilities like my Droid has, and if "inertial scrolling" is that, I don't want it.