“Remember that feeling of wonder you experienced when you used an iPhone — or any touch device — for the first time? That same magic feeling washed over me at CES when I stumbled across the Sensus, a revolutionary protective case that happens to add touch capabilities to the sides and back of your iPhone,” Jason Evangelho reports for Forbes.

“The Sensus is quite simple in its functionality, but its possibilities seem endless,” Evangelho reports. “When attached via the iPhone’s proprietary connection, it adds touch response — for up to 10 fingers — to the entire surface of the phone (with the exception of the bottom). It also acts as a protective case.”

Evangelho reports, “Imagine browsing a webpage and running your thumb along the side of your iPhone to scroll up and down. It feels more natural and doesn’t block the view… Minneapolis-based Canopy is planning to launch the Sensus for iPhone 4 and iPhone 5 this summer at about $69.”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Arline M.” for the heads up.]