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Dan Brooks Senior Content Writer, Lucasfilm & A large part of the story of Star Wars, and of Lucasfilm, is innovation. Trying new things. Blending technologies. Experimenting. Seeing what works, what doesn't. Embracing the unknown.
Who Invented Multi-Touch? What is Multi-Touch Technology in the First Place? Multi-touch is a touch sensing surface which recognizes two or points of contact at the same time. Although we associate multi-touch with advanced gestures (flicking, pinching, spreading, rotating, etc.), multi-touch has its innovative origins in discrete actions, such as simply pressing one or more buttons, without any advanced gesturing.