Electronic Design

Database Advances Gesture Control In Consumer Electronics

Movea is making its gesture recognition and gesture database design capabilities available to consumer electronic OEMs and systems integrators via GestureBuilder software.  Part of the SmartMotion portfolio and a component of the MoveTV platform, GestureBuilder enables Touchless Gestures for control of smartphones, tablets, TV’s, set-top boxes, and media center PCs running Linux, Android, and Windows 7.  Windows 8 support is also in the works. GestureBuilder allows users to create an unlimited number of 2D and 3D gestures using two- to nine-axes of sensor data from any combination of MEMS accelerometers, gyroscopes, and magnetometers.  Additionally, it includes pre-defined libraries of 2D and 3D gestures, simple swipes, and predefined packages of custom gestures for vertical markets. Movea Inc. Pleasanton, CA. (925) 271-7470.

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