Robin Paulson robin.paulson at
Tue Oct 2 00:49:21 CEST 2007

On 02/10/2007, Shawn Rutledge <shawn.t.rutledge at> wrote:
> The idea from the Jackito sounded good to me - use the screen surface
> as the audio transducer, that way if you play a low-frequency sound
> you can feel it with your fingers.  And it's much lower-power than
> using the vibrator.  But I'm not sure how you attach a piezo to the
> screen; maybe the idea is to just vibrate the touchscreen film so as
> to have lower mass.

i'm not sure that's a good idea: is the screen designed to take such
repeated vibrations, they're usually pretty sensitive?

imo the whole idea would get pretty annoying after the initial novelty
wore off, and i'm sure most people will disable it pretty quickly

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