Virtual buttons for the iPhone created from any surrounding surface

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It was only last week that we wrote about Fuffr, the iPhone case capable of turning any surface into a trackpad for the device. Now we've come across a similar spotting, this time from Canada, called XTouch — which enables iPhone owners to use surrounding surfaces as button controllers. Already in use in two games on the App Store, XTouch technology enables users to tap specific areas of a surface to perform actions on the phone. To begin, users must lay their phone flat on the surface they wish to use as a controller. They are then asked to tap…

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