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Jumping Head First into Motion Control Design

Motion control is a powerful experience that lets us become part of a game. Featured on Gamasutra, Daniel Plemmons takes a closer look at the common challenges and pitfalls facing the creators of motion-controlled games.

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On the Blog

Create the Ultimate Interactive Presentation

Google Glass teleprompter, Leap Motion controls, and the beauty of Reveal.js – plus SendGrid for near-realtime voting! Knock your audience’s socks off with Elmer Thomas’ interactive presentation setup.

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90 Seconds with AnimakeIt!

Animating on the web will soon be easier than ever. Check out how the LivePainter team is continuing to develop their in-browser animation tool: Animakeit!

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Slice into a 3D point cloud. At this year’s IEEE 3D User Interfaces contest, a team of Virginia Tech doctoral students took the top prize with their “Slice-n-Swipe” demo. It lets you annotate and refine point clouds with knife, lasso, and bubble tools in the air, while controlling the camera with a 3D mouse.

How to design a prototype RGB colorpicker UI.

My big fat Greek Arduino-driven lamb rotisserie.

Developer Events

Game+Hack 2014

Nickelodeon Animation Studio, Burbank, CA
May 2–4, 2014
Open the door to science, technology, engineering, and math with fellow developers and NASA scientists in a three-day hackathon.

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NeuroGaming 2014

City View at Metreon, San Francisco, CA
May 7, 2014 @ 10:30–11:30AM

How are new sensory gaming technologies like neurosensing, gesture and voice control, haptics, and other new sensors transforming gameplay? Leap Motion co-founder and CTO David Holz joins an expert panel to discuss emerging game experiences.

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