05844506 is referenced by 277 patents and cites 4 patents.

A touchpad, which may include a keypad array, digitizing tablet, touch screen or an electronic mouse, is operable through a suitable dielectric medium, operating by capacitive effect and suitable for use as a computer interface in conjunction with a monitor screen, or as a computer input device in a number of applications, for example, as a cash till keypad.

Title
Multiple input proximity detector and touchpad system
Application Number
8/718356
Publication Number
5844506
Application Date
October 3, 1996
Publication Date
December 1, 1998
Inventor
Ronald Peter Binstead
15 Seely Rd., Radford, Nottingham
GB
Agent
Cahill Sutton & Thomas
IPC
H03K 17/94
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