RallyPoint Handwear Computer Input Device

Posted: Apr 29 2008, 1:02pm CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 7:45am CDT, in News | Portable Devices


RallyPoint Handwear Computer Input Device
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A startup called RallyPoint has developed a sensor-embedded glove that allows soldiers to view and navigate digital maps, activate radio communications, and send commands without having to take his hand off his weapon. The company calls this input device Handwear Computer Input Device (HCID).

Keyboards and touchscreens sure are a problem in the war zone. Controlling gadgets with hand gestures makes sense. Voice control should work though too, I think. More details on Technology Review. See also the RallyPoint site.

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