With Samsung released Galaxy S IV first teaser video, the New York Times is reporting today that the new smartphone will include eye-tracking capabilities which will enables users to scroll through webpages without touching the screen. According to the Time source, a Samsung employees shared about the feature termed as Eye Scrolling although s/he didn’t disclose the technology on which the feature will work. Also, there are no words on whether the company will demonstrate the technology at the time of launch of the device.
On counting back to January, Samsung filed for a trademark in Europe naming “Eye Scroll” while with the name “Samsung Eye Scroll” trademark its being filed in the United States in February, describing it as “Computer application software having a feature of sensing eye movements and scrolling displays of mobile devices, namely, mobile phones, smartphones and tablet computers according to eye movements; digital cameras; mobile telephones; smartphones; tablet computers.”
The South-Korean giant going to unveils its new Android-based device on March 14th in the New York City.