Microcomputer Component, HeadMaster Mouse Emulator


To allow emulation of a computer mouse using voice recognition, Safko sold this HeadMaster (with its extra switches and head foam piece). It was an infrared triangulation device with a sip and puff mouse button controller. Instructions are included with the pieces in a cardboard box. For more on Safko's efforts in tthe area of speech recognition, see 2005.0291.01.

Date Made: 1992

Maker: Prentke Romich Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Ohio, Wooster

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers


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Credit Line: Lon S. Safko

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0291.04Accession Number: 2005.0291Catalog Number: 2005.0291.04

Object Name: Microcomputer Component

Measurements: overall: 3 in x 17 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 44.45 cm x 34.29 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d993-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1297824

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