Amazing object tracking in real time

January 14, 2011

the video below shows off a tracking system where you can select anything in front of the camera and keep tracking it through the motions in real time.

you can track anything, faces, eyes, objects, text etc. etc.

check it out:

Pretty cool and hopefully this will show up in some games soon.

@maniac13


The next gesture based (multi-touch) system is already out and cost $194

November 12, 2010

Xbox Kinect is hitting the market and I pre-ordered the one for the office yesterday. And then I saw this today – someone hacked it for the greater good to bring us gesture based multitouch using Kinect and sitting on the couch.

Full body tracking Microsoft Surface Style – Simply awesome

check it out:

 

@maniac13


Monitor coverage and issues online with Perspctv

November 5, 2008

Perspctv is a web service that shows and compares online coverage of up to five issues across twitter, news and the blogosphere.

Currently the site is automatically tracking coverage of the US Election going on right now, but users can make their own dashboards by clicking on the link at the top of the page.

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That’s the first one I made, comparing "android”, “blackberry” and “iphone”. Coincidentally, that’s the first one that TechCrunch tried.

Check it out at http://www.perspctv.com/