Futuristic Glove For Real Time 3D Virtual Objects Animation




Using a motion tracked glove and Apple’s iPad, the team of researchers at MIT has demonstrated drawing 3D objects in real time and moving them around. Based on the video, the technology looks pretty smooth and responsive. According to Cult of Mac folks, one of the project researchers, David Lakatos said: “The iPad is running an app compiled with the Cinder library, which is a C++ wrapper for openGL. We are not using the camera on the iPad – we use a Vicon motion-capture system (used in the film industry) to track the iPads location and orientation. The attached rectangle is what the motion-capture system tracks. By constantly tracking the 5 retroreflective dots on it, we can reconstruct the correct pose (position + orientation) of the iPad. We track the gloves with the same system.”
Via: ubergizmo.com


More Posts:

Interactive Shop Window
Non-Invasive Diabetes Scanning Device Conceptualized
First Solar-Powered Intercontinental Flight Completed
Future Watch Concept
Smart Trashcan Makes It Simple To Score Three In Airborne Garbage
Enjoyable Augmented Reality Gaming
LED Glasses Might Help People With Hearing Disabilities “See” Sounds
Experimental Music Performances With Facial Movements
Oblivion (Sci-Fi Movie)
Google Will Study Artificial intelligence With The Help Of A Quantum Computer