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A three-dimensional mouse is disclosed for interfacing with a central processing unit. The mouse comprises a hand-held housing adapted to be used in free space. The housing has a generally vertical orientation relative to the user. A mechanism, mounted in the housing, is provided for locating the mouse with respect to at least one of spatial dimension and orientational dimension, which locating mechanism includes a mechanism for transmitting the location to a central processing unit.

Title
Three-dimensional mouse with tactile feedback
Application Number
7/919931
Publication Number
5296871
Application Date
July 27, 1992
Publication Date
March 22, 1994
Inventor
W Bradford Paley
170 Claremont Ave., Suite 6, New York, 10027
NY, US
Agent
Basile and Hanlon
IPC
G09G 3/02
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