San-Francisco-based Leap Motion has released the demo video for their eponymous gesture control interface, which appears to be shockingly accurate:
It’s more accurate than a mouse, as reliable as a keyboard and more sensitive than a touchscreen…. This isn’t a game system that roughly maps your hand movements. The Leap technology is 200 times more accurate than anything else on the market — at any price point. Just about the size of a flash drive, the Leap can distinguish your individual fingers and track your movements down to a 1/100th of a millimeter.
The system can distinguish thumbs from figures and tell when you’re holding a pencil in your hand. Check it out: (more…)
This post was originally published by core77.com on May 21, 2012.