MYO: management of devices by means of gestures

MYO: management of devices by means of gestures

While all have on lips potential hours of Apple, and the company patents the touch bracelet, moderate and especially unknown Thalmic Labs presented the accessory for owners of modern devices. MYO – so is called a bracelet – is capable to operate by means of various gestures, both your computer, and phone or a tablet.

What from itself represents MYO? It is a bracelet or own sort a bandage on a hand which fixes your three-dimensional motions and sends own signal according to the protocol Blyutuz 4.0 on accepting device. Your Mac, PC, the device with iOS or Android can be it. MYO distinguishes various plain gestures. With its help it is possible to scroll far off web page or, for example, to regulate loudness. It is possible to tell that the device developed by Thalmic Labs, represents analog of Kinect from Microsoft, only concluded in other form.

Difference consists in use by a bracelet of indications from only one hand, instead of from the whole body, as in a case with the chamber in Kinect. Thalmic Labs let out MYO API that will allow developers to add functionality of this unusual device in the software products. The bracelet is available to the preorder on the prices of $149 on an official site Thalmic Labs. next web]