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Trackpad Magic

By Joseph Neuman

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IMPORTANT NOTE: You need a Multi-Touch trackpad for this app to work. All unibody MacBooks, MacBook Pros, and MacBook Airs have this build in. It is the one without the button. This will not work with the trackpads that have a button at the bottom! You can also use Apple's Magic Trackpad with this application.

Top Selling Paid-Application in over 40 countries worldwide! Including being the number 15 Top-Paid app in the US!!

This is a never-been-done-before application that eliminates the mouse, and brings direct fun to the screen of your mac by the touches on your trackpad. All touches correlate directly to moving particles on your screen, and are independent of each other.

Not only that, but with sound based on where you touch. With 7 instruments included, you can make music your way and enjoy the show at the same time!

To parents: imagine the entertainment this can bring kids! With all of the cool effects and the direct interaction into the app, they will be hooked instantly and will stay entertained for hours!

- Direct control via the trackpad!
- 17 different particles.
- Fully intractable environment.
- 7 Different instruments that activate based on where you touch. Make music your way!
---- Piano
---- Marimba
---- Bleepy Machine
---- Drum Kit
---- Acoustic Guitar
---- Caribbean Metal Drum
---- Theremin
- Different musical scales
- Sounds follow your fingers. As you move around, the sounds will play for each new location.
- Ability to mute the sounds and just enjoy the show
- Image that can be toggled to show each notes location for each scale
- Fullscreen capabilities


Want Trackpad Magic for your iPhone/iPad? Check out Trackpad Magic Mobile in iTunes! Out Now!!


What's New in Version 1.51

- 3 New Particles!
---- Galaxy Sky
---- White Dust
---- Violet Glow
- Small update to user experience

These 3 new particles are my favorite ones I have made yet, so be sure to check them out!! And please be sure to rate if you like them too!!


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Customer Reviews


The problem seems to be with the menus. It worked for a few minutes, then got stuck. I "unstuck" it somehow by picking one menu item after another, but then it got stuck again when I went to full screen. In full screen, <esc> failed to get it out of full screen and I had to quit the program. When it functions, it's pretty neat, so they need to fix these bugs.


Worked for 5 minutes, then just stopped. when i click the icon the app opens up, with my mouse UNLOCKED, and says press esc to unlock. i press esc twice, making it 'unlock' (even though it already is unlocked) and lock again. even when locked, it doesnt respond to the trackpad.

Phsycadelic braa

Steve Jobs would have loved this back in his day

Trackpad Magic
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  • $1.99
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.51
  • Size: 45.7 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.6 or later

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