Yesterday’s archives Patent and Trademark Office published a patent application that contains information about the new generation of vibrating motor taptic Engine, built into the iPhone 6s / Plus is, the MacBook and Apple Watch. According to information from the provided in shared documents, Apple began developing a vibrating unit that can respond to the position and angle of inclination of the device.
It is known that the design is based on two modules instead of one – paired components can operate on several “fronts” and vibrate only in a certain place. Manage the system is the central processing unit, sending signals to a single module or both, that will radically change the tactile feel of use.
The inventor of this technology is a former Apple employee Douglas Weber, who served as the development manager for November, 2014. It is interesting that now, Douglas has been developing unique coffee machines.