Tagged: Prototype

Data glove and head tracking device that uses motion capturing system

Developed by a team of master program Media Direction students at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Germany this data glove and head tracking device is capable of detecting gestures and track objects using the motion capturing system Vicon. Not only this, the data glove has precise head tracking in virtual environment using 3D glasses for enhanced capabilities. The glove has been build using lilypad and bending sensors for gauging finger movements and for sending the data Bluetooth connectivity is available. To calibrate this whole thing a push button and LED is added so that the user can go back...

Mind controlled dress tests your level of concentration to change form

There is no limit to the amount of technology that’s finding way into clothing these days, fashionistas have adorned different silhouettes over time and each of these creative designs have been different in their own way. Intelligent dresses with displays and LED lights have been a common site on many fashion platforms, but a dress that can be controlled by the wearer’s mind – perhaps this is first of its kind. Bringing a new twist to techno-couture is Nange Magro designed mind-controlled dress that changes form and illuminates depending on the level of concentration of the wearer.