A real page-turner

日期:2019-03-06 13:09:01 作者:俞珊孤 阅读:

When you pick up New Scientist you probably flick through the pages looking for an article that catches your eye. It’s easy with paper, but impossible with electronic publications. Now researchers at Hewlett-Packard’s British laboratories in Bristol have found a way for computers to flick through electronic pages. Pages are held as separate files, grouped in pairs like the two-page spreads of a magazine. Stroking a finger left or right over the touch pad of a laptop flips through the spreads. When something catches your eye,