Linux Developers Can Now Leverage Industry-Leading DepthSense Camera Technology from SoftKinetic
BRUSSELS – May 23, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the world’s leading provider of 3D vision and gesture recognition solutions, today announced that a Linux Ubuntu driver is now available for all SoftKinetic DepthSense® cameras. This driver is now available for free and can be downloaded after short registration or login at www.softkinetic.com/support/download. Continue reading SoftKinetic Releases Linux Ubuntu Driver for DepthSense Cameras
Company to Lend Expertise in 3D Gesture Recognition to Industry Alliance
BRUSSELS – April 18, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the leading 3D gesture recognition software and solution provider, has joined the Embedded Vision Alliance. This group, which includes industry notables like Texas Instruments, Intel, and NVIDIA, seeks to promote the development and adoption of embedded vision technologies. SoftKinetic brings its expertise in developing 3D gesture control hardware and middleware, as well as games and applications, to the Embedded Vision Alliance. Continue reading SoftKinetic Joins the Embedded Vision Alliance
Updated Version Cuts Down on Development Time of Cutting Edge Gesture Applications
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – March 29, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the world’s leading provider of 3D vision and gesture recognition solutions, today announced the latest version of the company’s gesture recognition middleware platform – iisu® 3.6.
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Company to Showcase Gesture Control on Nvidia Tegra Platforms
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – March 25, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the world’s leading provider of 3D vision and gesture recognition solutions, today announced its presence at the upcoming 2013 Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco from March 27 – 29.
At GDC, SoftKinetic will demonstrate the capabilities of the DS320, the highest definition 3D camera available offering both close and long range capabilities (from 6” to over 10’) together with iisu 3.6 gesture recognition middleware, offering both finger and full body skeleton tracking on Windows, Linux and Android. The DS320 combines a high resolution depth sensor and HD RGB sensor, with a wide field of view for a more comfortable and convenient user experience at distances closer to the screen. SoftKinetic will also showcase new games and applications running on the ARM Cortex-A15 based platform, including Nvidia’s Tegra 3 and Tegra 4 platforms. Demonstrations will be given at the SoftKinetic private suite at the W Hotel and at booth #1334 on the GDC show floor, part of the Belgian Trade Commission pavilion. Continue reading SoftKinetic Returns to Game Developer Conference 2013
SoftKinetic Executives to Speak at NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – March 18, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the world’s leading provider of 3D vision and gesture recognition solutions, today announced that its DepthSense® 3D camera and iisu® gesture recognition middleware are now compatible with NVIDIA® Tegra® mobile processors and Android, giving developers a formidable opportunity to develop and deploy the most innovative 3D gesture-based applications. Continue reading SoftKinetic 3D Vision and Gesture Recognition Solutions Now Available on NVIDIA Tegra Processors and Android
Gesture Control Leader Powering Innovative New Way to Report on the Weather
BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – March 12, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the world’s leading 3D gesture recognition software and solution provider, today announced that its iisu® middleware technology is being used to power an innovative new weather report by the Radio Télévision Belge Francophone (RTBF), the public broadcasting organization of the French Community of Belgium. Broadcasters at RTBF are now able to move around and trigger 3D animations with gestures in a virtual set that is more interactive and dynamic than ever before. To see the weather report in action, please visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6KdkVG9-Rg.
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Gesture Interaction Leader Powering Technology from Multiple Companies at Mobile World Congress
MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – BARCELONA – February 25, 2013 – Softkinetic, the leading 3D gesture recognition software and solution provider, today announced its technology will power gesture control solutions from several leading electronics providers at Mobile World Congress, February 25 – 28 in Barcelona, Spain. Across the show floor, companies including Intel, Marvell, and YOUi Labs will be demonstrating a range of gesture control interfaces and technologies powered by SoftKinetic’s solutions – from full body tracking in a living room experience to finger tracking on laptops and desktop computers.
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Gesture Recognition Leader’s Solutions Powering Technology by Multiple Companies at CES
BRUSSELS – Jan. 2, 2013 – SoftKinetic, the leading 3D gesture recognition software and solution provider, today announced its presence at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) from January 8–11 in Las Vegas, Nevada. SoftKinetic will be showcasing its latest iisu® middleware, tracking from fingers to full body, and gesture recognition DepthSense® camera solutions, including peripherals and embeddable modules, in a private exhibition suite. Continue reading SoftKinetic Returns to Consumer Electronics Show 2013