Gesture control may get a boost in the fall holiday buying season if PointGrab can convince more device makers and app developers to adopt its Hybrid Action Recognition technology. The company released a new version of its gesture recognition software, which works with the standard 2D camera on most consumer devices.
The major change that could make gesture control more mainstream is the increased accuracy of the software. The company claims that it is 98 percent accurate in "optimal" conditions. The technology can tell the difference between intentional movement, such as putting your fingers to your lips to … Read more