Michael is a biology graduate of the UMaine system. He likes to spend his free time hiking and defending science, though not usually at the same time. Contrary to popular (but not scientific) belief, the positive and appropriate perception of science is undermined by religion, alternative medicine, the U.S. education system, and most science journalists.
And I’d love a general way to turn off the “wheel” feature of the touchpad.
I think that’s a pretty easy thing to do actually.
I just bought a Sager laptop (because of the RAID-1 support), and unless I dare to replace the drivers for the touchpad, I haven’t found a way. Also, there really should be a rill or ridge on the touchpad, so that your fingers can tell if you’re getting into the wheel zone.