The new tracking tech uses a (surprise!) blue beam and wide-angle "specular optics architecture" to work on a wider range of surfaces than traditional optical or laser mice, including granite, marble, and even carpet. The new tech will debut in two new mice: a revised wireless Microsoft Explorer Mouse and that Microsoft Explorer Mini Mouse that we'd already spotted. Both will be available at Best Buy in November for $99 and $79, respectively.
Microsoft BlueTrack mice unveiled
Posted on Thursday, Sep 11 2008 @ 05:16 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Microsoft introduced its new BlueTrack mice: