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Control Your Computer with the Flick of a Hand


  A new innovation in technological wizardry manifests in the form of a small motion controller, from┬áLeap Motion, which is indeed a device worthy of spectacle. The controller allows one to send commands to their computer with the flick of the wrist or swift movement of their hand. Thus interacting with computers through natural movements, while depleting the need to touch a mouse. Aside from improved sanitation, this removes the restrictions of button- and joystick-operated controllers. Beyond large, sweeping gestures, the Leap Motion controller has been programmed to sense the motions of pointing, reaching, and grabbing. Enabling controls to be… read more