Archive for category: 2012

Farewell mouse and keyboard?

3 June, 2012 (18:14) | 2012, 3D, Peripherals, UX | By: Antonis

Is it time to say farewell to our mice and keyboards? That is what Leap motion claims. In the past months, we have heard of many promising projects aiming to substitute mouse or keyboard input to a personal computer – an aspect of HCI discussed and researched for over a decade. So what is the […]

Workshop – I: How would you design an AR marker (to minimize the computational cost of detection and tracking)

3 April, 2012 (14:28) | 2012, Augmented Reality, Workshop | By: Panos

Our`Workshop’ series tries to revisit some basic – or not so basic – concepts of AR/VR. We will attempt to keep this fairly frequent and try to answer genuine questions that crop up – mostly asked by students and researchers when they first start working on these fields. We are pretty sure this will turn […]

Samsung’s Smart Window

17 January, 2012 (02:45) | 2012, Displays | By: Panos

Back from the Xmas holidays and right after tackling some things at work – aka ‘the demo’ – I had time too look into recent developments and news. Naturally CES 2012 was one of the high points of 2012. And I stumbled upon the most impressive transparent screen I have seen. Here is a video […]