Multi-Touch Technology Overview
The term “multi-touch” is now in common use to describe any touch screen that can recognize more than one point of contact; in effect the use of two or more fingers simultaneously. Multi-touch is considered by many to become a widely-used interface mainly because of the speed, efficiency and intuitiveness of the technology. However, there are now several different types of multi-touch, technology. Below is an explanation of the different types of multitouch technology available which also acts as a guide for the terms we use for describing the touch screens we supply.