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Microsoft Surface Parody

August 21, 2009 – 3:28 pm | No Comment | 185 views
Microsoft Surface Parody

What is Microsoft Surface?
According to Microsoft, “Surface is the first commercially available surface computer and turns an ordinary tabletop into a vibrant, interactive surface. The product provides effortless interaction with digital content through natural gestures, …

Project Natal

August 21, 2009 – 2:14 pm | No Comment | 93 views
Project Natal

Project Natal is the code name for a new technology developed by Microsoft to allow advanced gesture recognition, facial recognition, and voice recognition. It is the base for a "controller-free gaming and entertainment experience" for …

UI Platforms: Which One Would You Pick?

June 24, 2009 – 2:48 pm | One Comment | 2,147 views
UI Platforms: Which One Would You Pick?

With technologies like Ajax, Flex, JavaFX, Silverlight and WPF the borders between rich desktop applications and rich Internet applications are blurring more and more.
Today the possibilities to develop rich user experiences are amazing! However it …

Low-Cost Multi-touch Whiteboard using the Wiimote

March 11, 2009 – 4:34 pm | 2 Comments | 551 views
Low-Cost Multi-touch Whiteboard using the Wiimote

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Johnny Lee a PhD. Graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute.:

Since the Wiimote can track sources of infrared (IR) light, you …

Head Tracking for Desktop VR Displays using the WiiRemote

March 11, 2009 – 3:31 pm | No Comment | 271 views
Head Tracking for Desktop VR Displays using the WiiRemote

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Johnny Lee a PhD. Graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute:

Using the infrared camera in the Wii remote and a head …