Indistinguishable from magic

Since the latest update (2.1), my iPod’s haptic interface has gotten even better. I rarely trigger a button by brushing against it accidently, and the wheel subjectively “moves” more naturally. It even works reliably through leather gloves, but is not fooled by them when not worn.

I believe this particular technology has How do you improve on an interface like this? I suppose the next generation will have to via the headphones.

I posted this in October 2003 during week 1547.

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