Touch-controlled MacBook? It’s Possible

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We already have touch-controlled phones and tablets. Apple’s trackpads and mice are also all multitouch. It’s no surprise that Apple would patent an idea for a MacBook chassis that allows for touch controls.

This could allow for simple controls such as volume, or the user could touch around the FaceTime camera to launch a call.

It’s a cool concept, but for now it’s just a newly-granted patent. It may be a while before Apple implements the idea, if ever.

[via AppleInsider]

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