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3D Model Viewers and Sensors - Aidan Feldman


3D Model Viewers and Sensors - Aidan Feldman

Full post here: https://www.hakkalabs.co/articles/3d-gestural-interfaces-for-mobile In this lightning talk, Aidan Feldman demos a prototype he built to manipulate virtual 3D objects using a mobile device. Dealing with "gestures" on a phone generally means tapping, swiping, etc., but all of these are limited to the 2D plane/area of the screen. Using the movement of the phone itself opens up new dimensions for gestural interfaces. With a (gyro-enabled) mobile device in hand and a 3D model displayed on the computer, this project passes device orientation data from the phone to the display over websockets, adjusting the model in real-time.