NanoTouch Touchscreen Works From The Back

NanoTouch is another attempt by Microsoft and Mitsubishi to save more screen real estate for those of us with touchscreens and fat fingers.

Touchscreens, like those used by the iPhone, are great. However, in use, your fingers obscure the screen. Your fingers can also make the screen messy, depending on how clean your fingers are.

NanoTouch seeks to solve that problem by letting you touch the screen from the back. Just watch the demo.


(NanoTouch translucent touchscreen)

It's an interesting idea, but I think it would be hard to actually use it without some practice. What do you think? It's a radical solution, but will it work out in practice?

Via Microsoft and Mitsubishi's NanoTouch Technology Lets You Work Your Gadget From Behind.

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