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Skinput: the Human Body as the User Interface

At the CHI (Computer Human Interaction) 2010 Technical Program in Atlanta last week, Skinput an original input/output method has generated a lot of attention. The body is portable and always available, and fingers are a natural input device. Skinput is a technology that makes use of the human body as an input surface, enabling the location and vibration of finger taps on hands and arms to be analyzed and used as signals. Chris Harrison of Carnegie Mellon University explains the technology in this video...

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April 18, 2010
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