Oct 22, 2010

Quick Link: 3M Invests in Perceptive Pixel, Jeff Han's Multitouch Tech Company

3M Invests in Perceptive Pixel

"3M, through its 3M New Ventures business, has invested in Perceptive Pixel Inc., a developer of advanced multi-touch solutions based in New York City. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.Founded by multi-touch pioneer Jeff Han in 2006, Perceptive Pixel is dedicated to the research, development and production of multi-touch interfaces for the knowledge worker. The company's hardware and software products enable users to manipulate complex datasets through a new class of intuitive, powerful and visually rich interface techniques. The combination of its technologies with those of 3M will create incredible new opportunities for both companies."

"To see Perceptive Pixel multi-touch solutions in action on 3M Projected Capacitive Technology, see the video at http://www.3m.com/touchPPI. For more information about 3M MicroTouch products, visit www.3M.com/touch. For an overview of popular touch technologies and terminology, visit www.touchtopics.com."

Catching up with multitouch pioneer Jef Han Ina Fried, Cnet 10/22/10

Jeff Han's 2006 Ted Talk

Jeff Han, 2007

Thanks to Seth Sandler for the link!

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