Posted on Monday, August 25 2003 @ 14:31 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
In autumn of this year Microsoft will launch his first mouses with his new Tilt wheel technology. Basically this is a scroll wheel which you can also use for horizontal scrolling by tilting it to the left or right.
The Japanese MyCom PC Web has got a sample to illustrate how this new scroll wheel will work :
you can find a picture of how the mechanism works. Most users will not need this I think, but it does looks interesting for graphic design programs like Photoshop.
Source : Mycom