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2014-06-21 23:00:48

The total gesture recognition and touch-less sensing market is expected to reach $22.04 billion by 2020 at a double digit CAGR from 2013 till 2020. The market value in 2012 was approximately $2.2 billion - (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/touchless-sensing-gesturing-market-369.html). (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 According to a recent report, "Touch-Less Sensing & Gesture Recognition Market by Technology (2D, 3D, Ultrasonic, IR, Capacitive), Product (Biometric, Sanitary...

2014-06-20 23:01:11

ID Integration, Inc. will be demonstrating ATA SPEC 2000 RFID compliancy solutions at the June 23rd ATA e-Business Forum in San Antonio. Mukilteo, WA (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Radio Frequency Identification Tags, or RFID tags, have become the standard for smart manufacturing of airplane parts and equipment. In fact, the Air Transport Association (ATA) established specific requirements for aerospace suppliers to meet RFID tagging requirements. Complying with the ATA SPEC 2000 stipulations is...

2014-06-19 23:14:22

Use METTLER TOLEDO's LabX Titration software to optimize your multi-instrument workflow. Benefit from a guided weighing process, simplified operation, easy sample series modifications, results storage and tailored reports. Schwerzenbach, Switzerland (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 METTLER TOLEDO adds titration as the latest instrument family on the LabX platform which already supports: balances, melting point instruments, Quantos weighing solutions, density meters and refractometers. LabX...

2014-06-19 12:28:51

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Windustries LLC today announces the release of the world's first virtual reality fan. The Petal Fan combines a new dimension of reality to bring gaming to the next level. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140619/119524 Virtual reality is becoming even more real with the introduction of the new immersive technology Petal Fan. Petal Fan is the first portable fan that responds dynamically to virtual game effects simulating the...

2014-06-19 08:31:27

The event, to be held on Aug. 12-13, will be co-located with the Lean Construction Conference, and will focus on helping companies in these sectors employ RFID to improve their business operations. NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RFID Journal unveiled today the agenda for the RFID in Energy, Mining & Construction conference and exhibition (www.rfidjournalevents.com/energy), which will be co-located with the 4(th) Australian Lean Construction Conference. The event will focus on...

2014-06-19 08:30:05

South Carolina's Palmetto Health implemented Ekahau's Wire-Free Real-Time Location System (RFID-over-Wi-Fi(TM)) using their existing Cisco Wireless LAN and Cisco's Mobility Services Engine (MSE) to enable asset tracking at two hospitals. RESTON, Va., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ekahau Inc., the high-performance leader in Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) today announced that its RFID-over-Wi-Fi(TM) asset tracking solution was implemented over the Cisco WLAN at Palmetto Health in...

2014-06-18 12:30:00

Market research indicates explosive growth underway in wearable tech NASSAU, Bahamas, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- No longer a novelty, smartwatches are fast becoming a bona fide force in the world of watches. Essentially wearable computers, these devices are a natural extension of smartphone technology. Sales are expected to top $12 billion by the end of next year, with hundreds of global manufacturers competing for a slice of that pie. That's all according to an infographic...

2014-06-18 12:29:53

MyCloudtag Brings Gaming DNA to New Fitness App; Debuts in iTunes Store DENVER, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloudtag, a company dedicated to delivering fitness and wellness products for consumers, today announced the public availability of the company's free iPhone fitness app, MyCloudtag. The development of MyCloudtag was a collaboration by the team instrumental in creating the Xbox Kinect, as well as the games Donkey Kong Country and Goldeneye 007, Preciousbluedot; the Moon Regan...

2014-06-18 12:29:17

The Jot Touch with Pixelpoint(TM) combines a discless fine point tip with features like pressure sensitivity and shortcut buttons. AUSTIN, Texas, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adonit today launched the Jot Touch with Pixelpoint(TM), their latest pressure sensitive stylus for digital artists. The new stylus features an updated design including a fine point tip made possible by Adonit's patented Pixelpoint(TM) technology, as well as shortcut buttons and pressure sensitivity. And thanks...

2014-06-17 23:05:24

ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale patents disclosing improved user interfaces for multifunctional devices (“MFDs”) from Xerox Corporation. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 ICAP Patent Brokerage announces for sale patents disclosing improved user interfaces for multifunctional devices (“MFDs”) from Xerox Corporation. This IP package is available via sealed bid with a bidding deadline of July 29, 2014. Bids for these lots will be accepted starting 9:00 A.M. Pacific time...


Latest Human-computer interaction Reference Libraries

The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Graphics Tablet
2013-03-23 07:43:01

The graphics tablet or digitizer is a device that lets the user input hand drawn images, graphics, text, or hand written signatures into a computer. This device may also be used to trace an image by securing it to the face of the device and tracing it onto the tablet. The device has a flat surface where the user draws or traces an image by using a pen-like drawing tool called a stylus. The image itself is usually not shown on the screen of the tablet, but displayed on the computer monitor...

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2013-03-16 00:00:00

A wiki is simply a website that allows the users to create and edit any number of interlinked web pages through a simplified markup language. They are often powered with wiki software and used to collaborative wiki websites, power community websites, for note taking, and in knowledge management systems. Some wikis serve specific purpose while others are more of an open content format. Wiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian, was first created by Ward Cunningham who developed WikiWikiWeb. Wikis...

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2010-09-13 11:21:26

In relation to computing, a mouse is a pointing device that operates by detecting two-dimensional motion that is relative to the surface that supports it. Typically a mouse is an object held under the user's hand. It may have one or more buttons or wheels which allow the user to perform operations or other features that provide more control or dimensional input. The mouse's motion generally translates into the motion of a cursor on a display. The first mouse prototype was invented in 1963...

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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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