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1. (WO2018120152) POINTING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/120152    International Application No.:    PCT/CN2016/113799
Publication Date: Fri Jul 06 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Dec 31 00:59:59 CET 2016
IPC: G06F 3/041
Applicants: MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC.
FUKUMOTO, Masaaki
Inventors: FUKUMOTO, Masaaki
Title: POINTING DEVICE
Abstract:
Embodiments of the subject matter deseribed herein provide an apparatus for use in a pointing device. The apparatus includes an interacting body and a depressible force sensing layer. The rigid interacting body is operable to receive and translate a force provided by a tool. The depressible force sensing layer has an embossed portion that is arranged between the interacting body and a substrate. The embossed portion includes a first surface in contact with a second surface of the interacting body, and a profile of the first surface is substantially same as a profile of the second surface of the interacting body.