[LINK] Pranav Mistry: The thrilling potential of 'SixthSense' technology

Craig Sanders cas at taz.net.au
Fri Jan 22 13:07:58 AEDT 2010

On Fri, Jan 22, 2010 at 11:30:41AM +1100, Rick Welykochy wrote:
> This is well worth a 13 minute view (from TED) on a hot and lazy Friday. The
> inventor is a budding (or perhaps mature) genius.
> http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tv/TED-India-Pranav-Mistry/videoshow_ted/5231080.cms
> *or*
> http://tinyurl.com/yf6759y

watching that was the first time i've been at all interested in the idea
of gestural input devices. i still think that given how inherently slow
and awkward they are, it's really only suited to wearable computers and
"interaction" with real-world objects - but that's exactly how he's used
the ideas here.

btw, more info at http://www.pranavmistry.com/projects/sixthsense/


craig sanders <cas at taz.net.au>

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