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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.

Hitachi Wave Remote

At CES, Hitachi showed off an HDTV equipped with infrared sensors and a 3D tracking camera that can track your movements, so you can wave at the screen with your hands and make the channels change, rather than using any type of physical remote control device.

  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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