andylim writes: An article on recombu.com explores the possibility that Apple is gearing up to launch eye-tracking technology soon. Citing a patent filed in 2008 that mentions “gaze vectors” and a recent purchase of units from a Swedish eye-tracking company, the author suggests that the inclusion of eye-tracking tech in the company’s forthcoming tablet would be Job’s magnum opus. "What better flourish to a career that began with the popularisation of windows, icons, mouse and pointer than to usurp them all?"
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