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an electronic device consisting of a rotatable ball in a housing

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The survey revealed that users switch from a traditional mouse to a trackball for computing primarily because trackballs deliver greater speed and accuracy, are better ergonomically, and are more efficiently used in small or tight quarters.
Since 1978 ITAC Systems has provided a wide and innovative range of trackballs and computer input devices to government, military, medical, industrial and aeronautic industries among others.
During the competition, the Nashoba robot proved itself to be especially effective at scoring during the hybrid period and at preventing other teams from putting their trackballs onto the overpass.
Access is by various methods, such as a mouse, trackball, touch screen, joystick, head wand, eye gaze, or pointing device.
One solution in avoiding "mouse shoulder" is to use a keyboard with a built-in trackball, such as Key Tronic's Lifetime Trackball Keyboard ($90), <http://www.
The improved optical technology, claimed to be 33% faster than the current version, works by capturing digital images as the mouse or trackball is moved.
The WinTRAC 95 trackball offers all the features of MicroSpeed's original WinTRAC--including three programmable buttons and automatic application sensing--plus protected mode drivers for true 32 operation under Windows 95.
Ergonomically designed, this optical trackball mouse features a scrolling wheel and a large detachable ball, and is available with an MSRP of $29.
AUSTIN, Texas, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- iKey, LTD introduces the latest in industrial keyboard design with the new DT-810-TB model, featuring an integrated 25mm mechanical trackball.
More than just inverted mice*, trackballs offer a number of distinct advantages over mice:
10 /PRNewswire/ -- All iKey keyboard products with integrated trackballs are now built with the latest and most advanced optical laser technology.
It also combines the company's human-machine interface capabilities -- including helmet-mounted displays, active sticks, trackballs, and specialized mission software -- to optimize situational awareness and increase mission effectiveness.
NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Kensington Technology Group, the leading provider of accessories that help make using computers more comfortable and productive -- and maker of the award-winning line of Expert Mouse(R) and Turbo Mouse(R) trackballs -- introduced today its 7th generation Expert Mouse trackball.
Immersion Corporation, (Nasdaq:IMMR), a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, and Measurement Systems Inc (Ultra MSI), a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics Holdings plc and a leading designer and manufacturer of positioning and tracking controls, have signed a licensing agreement giving Ultra MSI rights to use Immersion's TouchSense(R) technology in joysticks, trackballs, and other hand controls.
Kensington has received more than 25 awards for its input devices, which include the highly acclaimed Expert Mouse(R) and Expert Mouse Pro, the TurboRing(R), TurboBall(R), and Orbit(R) trackballs.