touchless control technology touchless control technology
jul 21, 2010

touchless control technology

fraunhofer’s fit is the latest touchless control system that uses gestures to control computer interfaces. the design is unique because it requires no special equipment, gloves or other wearable controllers. the user simply places their hands in the air in front of a camera. the computer can then sense their hand and can visually see each finger. the users movements are then translated on screen allowing them to manipulate objects through various gestures and motions. the system is so sophisticated it can operate in three-dimensions, allowing various objects to be manipulated at varying depths.

http://www.fit.fraunhofer.de

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  • That´s a great innovation, a similar concept it´s present on the new XBox 360 controller named Kinetic, hope this can be widely available to standard PC´s soon.

    Nanoverso says:
  • thanks!

    eonwyne says:
  • Great, minority report but without needing the cool gloves, really awesome.

    Lude says:

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