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Touch Mouse Mate

My Last Post on Touch Mouse Mate

I started to work on Touch Mouse Mate early this year. The very first change set on GitHub was on Feb 25. I was able to pack the original work done by J5 as 1.4 release, and even added some…

Touch Mouse Mate: Fatter Installers But Smoother Experience

If you subscribed to Touch Mouse Mate CodePlex homepage for every changes, you will notice that recently though the binary version number remains, the installers have been updated several times. That’s because I was tuning the installation experience step by…

Touch Mouse Mate: Hardware Review and Touch-over-click Mase

There are already tons of articles on the Internet talking about Microsoft Touch Mouse, its hardware specification, SDK, and so on. Then in this article I won’t try to say something old, but reveal a few tips that I discovered.…

Touch Mouse Mate: 1.5 Beta

Hi guys, I am going to take a vacation in the coming days, so decide to release 1.5 Beta right now for you to try out. It is stable enough so I set it as our default release on the…

Touch Mouse Mate: 1.5 Milestone 2, One Step Further

Hi guys, Today you can download TMM installers from its homepage finally, http://touchmousemate.codeplex.com. That’s the most important news except that we hit the second milestone of 1.5 release. Milestone 1 Revision fe36f62585 was our first milestone in 1.5 phase, https://github.com/lextm/touchmousemate/commit/fe36f62585758196956b1cbd43bf194b435c3884.…

Touch Mouse Mate: Homepage Delay and 1.5 Release Technical Details

Our 1.4 installers are not yet available at http://touchmousemate.codeplex.com. CodePlex guys have not yet identified what prevents me from publishing this project, so we have to wait for more days. The good news is that now we have nice progress…

Touch Mouse Mate

Here I announce a new open source project I am working on this weekend, named Touch Mouse Mate. Microsoft releases a product called Touch Mouse early last year (Augest 2011 per http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/hands-on-review-microsoft-touch-mouse/54264). http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/en-us/products/touch-mouse/microsite/ Compared to a normal mouse, it is…