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Inspiration

Wii fit plus and Wii in general inspires us with their interface and the fact that when you buy a Wii, you also buy 2 or 4 or … games which come together with the product in one package. For more »

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Inspiration

Makey Makey is an inspiration for the way of choosing an interface and connecting it with a game.  http://www.makeymakey.com/

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3D touchscreen with tactile feedback

Microsoft’s research unit develops a 3D touchscreen with tactile feedback. The project combines an LCD flat panel screen with force sensors and a robotic arm that moves it back and forwards. By controlling how much resistance there is to a more »

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Exertion Games Lab’s Joggobot

At exertiongameslab, they believe that in the future, exertion activities will become a new experience, involving interactions with autonomous embodied systems. Their vision is Joggobot, an autonomous flying quadcopter that exemplifies our thinking about the combination of robotics and physical more »

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Super Angry Birds – a Tangible Controller

Super Angry Birds is a force feedback USB controller for Angry Birds that simulates the feeling of a slingshot. All the controls found in the game are available in this device. You can control the pull, the angle, and of more »

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SnOil: Magnetic Fluid Display by Martin Frey

SnOil” (short for Snake + Oil) is a tactile display that uses Ferrofluid (magnetically reactive liquid) and an array of electromagnets to control 144 individual “bumps” and integrated motion sensors that allows for the game of “Snake” to be played more »

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Xbox Smart Glass

With Xbox SmartGlass, you can use a phone or tablet to enhance your games and entertainment experience on Xbox 360. Use your phone or tablet to control what you’re seeing on TV. Easily explore the internet on your TV using your more »

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Plinko Game Creates Poetry Using Tweets

Plinko Poetry is a new interface for electronic poetic expression, by Inessah Selditz and Deqing Sun, two Master’s students at NYUs Interactive Telecommunications Program. The installation draws source text from current @nytimes and @FoxNews tweets and creates a new corpus of ever changing more »

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SketchSynth: A Drawable OSC Control Surface

SketchSynth lets anyone create their own control panels with just a marker and a piece of paper. Once drawn, the controller sends Open Sound Control (OSC) messages to anything that can receive them; in this case, a simple synthesizer running in more »

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Makey Makey GamePad Turns the Whole World into a Game Controller

Just Plug and Go. Makey Makey is a completely hackable gamepad. You can play it with your fingers, or connect it up to bananas, your mom, or a tree to turn the world into a controller for your favorite game more »

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Smartgoggles Natalia by Sensics

Natalia headset has dual OLED screens and can connect to consoles, PCs, or phones to let you see your favorite movies and games in 3D.It can be used as a standalone device, and the company’s libSensics app programming interface gives more »

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Air Guitar Move for iPhone

Have you ever secretly played air guitar to your favorite song? With the Air Guitar Move you finally can play air guitar for real. All you need is an iPhone or iPod Touch and you will instantly feel like a more »

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Jamodrum

The Jamodrum, developed by Tina Blaine at Carnegie Mellon University’s Entertainment Technology Center, is a custom tabletop interface with four player stations to control visual and aural elements for collaborative gaming or music-making. Each station has a custom-built turntable device more »

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Sifteo Cubes

Sifteo Cubes are 1.5-inch computers with full-color displays that sense their motion, sense each other, and wirelessly connect to your computer. You, your friends, and your family can play an ever-growing array of interactive games that get your brain and more »

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