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[20 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
AirStrike – “The Iron Man Experience”

“The Touchless Iron Man Experience”  was title of LM3 Labs display at Digital Content Expo 2010. They showcased their product “AirStrike”. A virtual mouse that interprets the user’s hand gestures in mid-air and enables interaction with on screen graphics. Kinda like the holographic UI that Tony Stark uses in the Iron Man movies (hence the title). Here’s how it works.

AirStrike is a already being used by big names like Chanel, Cartier and Marlboro; for their interactive catalogs. 3LM hopes for more widespread use internationally and in a wide variety …

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[18 Oct 2010 | 3 Comments | ]
Robots Sing Ponyo DC Expo 2010

Yamaha presented a collaboration between PaPeRo and Vocaloid. But this probably means nothing to you if you don’t know who those are.
PaPeRo -Stands for “Partner-type-Personal-Robot”. A research robot from NEC. This bot was created with the aim of it being a personal partner for us humans. It features; speech sensors, facial recognition software, touch sensors and more. And it’s cute as hell.
Vocaloid – A voice synthesizer by Yamaha. Speech and singing can be synthesized from typed text. This software is known for producing the first successful “virtual idol”. …

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