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gesture-based interfaces

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DARPA's 'Plan X' looks to make an app for cyberwarfare

DARPA has tapped some of the biggest names in tech, design, and gaming in an aim to make taking down botnets as simple as a few swipes and taps.

By May 28, 2013

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Intel invests in motion sensing: Looks to future interfaces

Intel Capital is investing in motion-sensing technologies that would enable a more natural way to interact with computers, particularly mobile devices.

By August 2, 2012

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Smart shoes step up the wearable-computing pace

A human-computer interface conference explores novel gestures for operating computers -- and placing a smartphone sensor called ShoeSense in shoes.

By May 9, 2012

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Three years on, Chrome at last arrives on Android

With the Chrome for Android beta, Google adds PC sync, hardware acceleration, Web standards, and more as part of its plan "to reinvent mobile browsers."

By February 7, 2012

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CES 2012: The unlikeliest car show

No doubt, CES 2012 will be a jumping-off point for the next stage of car technology's evolution, but what should we expect to see?

By December 19, 2011

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Ep. 63: Kinect, Multi-touch, and the future of interfaces

Finally, our touch-points with technology are expanding beyond the mouse and keyboard. Console gamers are using their entire bodies for control; Apple ahd ushered in an era of multi-touch gesture-based interfaces. What's next? We discuss with Ars Technica's Jon Stokes and Forrester's James McQuivey.

By February 4, 2011

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Reporters' Roundtable: Kinect, multitouch, future of interfaces

Our touch points with tech are expanding beyond the mouse and keyboard. Gamers use entire bodies for control; Apple ushered in an era of multitouch. What's next? We discuss with Ars Technica's Jon Stokes and Forrester's James McQuivey.

By February 4, 2011

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Planetary app turns music library into galactic art (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: Bloom President Ben Cerveny sits down with CNET to talk about how his new company's approach to data visualization could forever change the way people interact with information.

By May 2, 2011

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Timeline: A look back at Kinect's history

CNET gives a rundown of the history of Microsoft's Kinect, from the first rumors of a motion controller all the way to the technology becoming a smash hit.

By February 23, 2011

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The best (and worst) laptop touch pads

It's true that many laptop users hook up to an external mouse when their machines are docked or parked on a desk--but usually it's just you and the touch pad attempting to replicate the wide variety of movements and tasks associated with the traditional mouse.

By June 24, 2010