The Myo armband has too many kinks that need to be worked out to appeal to everyday consumers and right now doesn't do enough to justify the high price.
The Myo gesture-controlled armband has been used to create a robotic prosthetic arm that can be controlled by the user's muscles.
The Grammy-nominated DJ has partnered with Thalmic Labs to use the Myo gesture-control armband during live performances.
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.
Thalmic Labs has created an alternative to the mouse and keyboard. The new Myo device uses muscle sensors to understand your gestures, letting you use your hands to play video games, swipe through slides, or turn up your tunes.
The days of the remote control may be numbered. Playtabase has developed a device that's worn on the wrist and understands gesture commands. How well does it work? And can it compete with Myo, another wearable that offers similar capabilities?
The Myo gesture-control armband is looking to consign camera-based gesture recognition to the history books.
Gesture-control armband Myo by Thalmic Labs has found a way for gamers to go from hands on to hands in. When paired with virtual-reality headset Oculus Rift, gamers can see and use their hands in games. CNET got a demo of the combo in action.
The MYO armband reads muscle movement and sends the data via Bluetooth to control computers, smartphones, or almost any digital device.
Meet Myo, a Bluetooth bracelet that reads the electrical impulses of your muscles for wireless gesture control of your PC.