Patent Number: 8,717,309

Title: Portable electronic device including a touch-sensitive display and method of controlling same

Abstract: A method includes detecting a touch on a first touch-sensitive display, applying force by an actuator on a touch-sensitive display to simulate depression of a switch, and storing a first indicator of depression simulation for the first touch.

Inventors: Almalki; Nazih (Waterloo, CA)

Assignee: Blackberry Limited

International Classification: G06F 3/041 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018