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Programmable Liquid Crystal Display Mouse Pads

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035948D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-28

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
McLean, JG Pickover, CA Reed, AR [+details]

Abstract

A technique is described whereby versatile liquid crystal display (LCD) mouse pads provide a variety of optical pad patterns, as used in personal computer applications. The concept provides the user the ability to rapidly reconfigure graphic patterns without the need to adjust computer software.