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11 alternatives to the computer mouse

Why you won't be using a mouse for ever

New technologies threaten to render pointing and clicking obsolete. Here's our pick of the alternatives to the mouse.

T-Mobile Google Android G1

The first Android-powered phone by T-Mobile is a proving ground for innovative applications, including mapping applets and speech applications.

Logitech MX Air Mouse

Yes, it's a mouse, but it doesn't sit on a mouse pad. Using laser technology, you can hold the mouse in your hand and move the cursor on a PC across the room.

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  1. Why you won't be using a mouse for ever
  2. Asus Eee T91 and Dell Latitude XT2
  3. Microsoft Sync 3.0 and GraceNote CarStars
  4. Garmin Nuvi 855T and Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking 10
  5. The G1 and the Logitech MX Air Mouse
  6. The Hitachi Wave Remote


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