You just put your lips together…

A company called Zyxio has come up with a new breath-controlled emulation system for some mouse functions: blow steadily to scroll, blow hard to click. Obvious applications for some individuals with no hand use, and might be a nice adjunct for any voice recognition user. For mouthstick users, maybe it could be refined so that it also (if it doesn’t already) responds to breath exhaled via nose rather than mouth.

Gadget Lab: To scroll, take a deep breath and blow

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