Flexible Retina display - new sensing capability


Apr 4, 2011
Somewhere between DC and Baltimore.
I never heard of this before anyone else eager to try this?

Sensitive enough to tell a tap from a press.

In addition to recognizing touch, Apple Watch senses force, adding a new dimension to the user interface. Force Touch uses tiny electrodes around the flexible Retina display to distinguish between a light tap and a deep press, and trigger instant access to a range of contextually specific controls — such as an action menu in Messages, or a mode that allows you to select different watch faces — whenever you want. It’s the most significant new sensing capability since Multi‑Touch.
Oct 20, 2014
Durability is more important for the users. But improving those aspects will give better impacts for the customers. However, underground producers will always be after a quick buck by selling fake goods to naive people. Recently there has been a rash of phony iPads, both from the usual channels of fake stuff like Craigslist and the black market, but also from knockoffs slipped in among the real deal at merchants.