The next generation of BMW's iDrive infotainment control system may very well use a touchscreen, and let drivers accept phone calls and adjust volume with gestures.
At CES, BMW demonstrated its gesture control feature for its in-car infotainment system. In the future, drivers will be able to change the radio volume, start navigation or answer a call with the wave of a hand or by pointing a finger.
The Grammy-nominated DJ has partnered with Thalmic Labs to use the Myo gesture-control armband during live performances.
A team of deaf entrepreneurs is developing software to bridge the communication gap between hearing and hearing-impaired people.
The upcoming OS will add new trackpad swiping features, including a three-finger swipe that can minimize or maximize all open windows.
Capacitive touch devices keep getting better and better, but the next step of natural interaction is to get rid of touch altogether.
In Tokyo at CEATEC 2014, 16Lab is demonstrating a Bluetooth-enabled ring that could make easy gestures a reality.
The Wave gesture-recognition feature remains disabled, but the Nest Protect 2.0 software will help mitigate certain false alarms, and introduces some useful new features in the app.
Thalmic Labs has partnered with Google Glass, Recon Jet, Epson Moverio, and software companies to bring gesture control to smart glasses via the Myo arm band.
Tilt and swivel your way around the Amazon Fire Phone with a few handy gestures.