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This Gaming Wearable Helps Relieve Back Pain

There it is again: Stinging back pain. It’s a reminder of the couch you lifted without bending your knees, or the chubby baby you pick up so often. 1,076 more words


Virtual Reality #Analytics with Oculus Rift – Yeah I can do this.

Well, with the free time I have on my hands now, why not?! With Oculus being on the forefront of VR and now Microsoft touting their… 322 more words


Microsoft presents Hololens

The Virtual and Augmented Reality technology is clearly booming. Since the Oculus Rift has been revealed, a lot of companies started to come up with VR and AR solutions. 170 more words

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ANUBIS, A Natural User Bot Interface System

, , , and have a pretty interesting build for their capstone project at Ohio Northern University. They’re using a Microsoft Kinect, and a Leap Motion t… 113 more words

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Kinect2Scratch - The power of joint tracking in Scratch.

Microsoft Kinect units can be found second hand on eBay for £20 or so, and they are STEM gold.  There are so many amazing pieces of code out there that let you extract the joint info from Kinect and make it ready for other apps in the form of OSC, midi, or raw data  ( 397 more words


My Kinect is dead, long live my Kinect! (maybe)

On Friday night I fired up my Xbox One to play Max: The Curse of Brotherhood (topic of a future post) to complete a handful of remaining achievements.  844 more words

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A Gesture of Hope - Using Gesture-Based technology with SEN - #BETT15 Learn Live SEN

Around 3 years ago, I wrote this blog post about Tech Ideas for SEN and this is when Anthony Rhys contacted me via Twitter about the use of gesture-based technology in his school. 225 more words