You Will Now Be Able To Change Channels By Waving Your Finger At The TV Screen

You Will Now Be Able To Change Channels By Waving Your Finger At The TV Screen
World
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

The days of searching through the couch for the remote because you’re too stoned and don’t know where you placed it could very well be a thing of the past, as an Israeli company has announced the first gesture technology that allows users to control devices by waving their fingers.


EyeSight Technologies has announced the revolutionary technology that would allow users to control TVs, computers and other devices by moving their fingers in the air.

“EyeSight’s unique Fingertip tracking technology has been in development for some time now, and now we are officially launching this as a product available for licensing together with our other solutions or as a standalone engine,” said CEO Gideo Shmuel.

“This fingertip tracking capability is extremely accurate enabling millimeter  resolution of recognition up to 5 meters away from the device.

“The fingertip tracking UI solution is available for various devices from tablets  and PCs and up to TVs, set-top boxes and digital signage.”

Certain hand gestures will be converted into commands, which will be used to control functions and applications within devices.

The only issue we see happening is an accidental gesture could change the channel. If customizable, I’m setting the middle finger as the command to change the channel.

Hugh Everett | Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Stephen Willard

Elite Daily is a medium for people tired of disingenuous content; we have sought to create a space where stimulating, applicable content can reach a like-minded audience.

More In World

Also On Elite

World

This German Grocery Store May Have The Answers To Making The World A Better Place

In Berlin, Germany, Original Unverpackt is a concept store that aims to help the environment. Founders Milena Glimbovsk and Sara Wolf want to sell food without selling waste, so the grocery store won’t sell its food packaged in any disposable bags, jars, boxes or other containers. Instead, customers will purchase items with their own containers or bags […]

Film

A Capella Group Absolutely Crushes The Ultimate Disney Medley (Video)

I’m a total dork when it comes to really impressive singers. One night, while watching my college’s performance of “Spring Awakening,” I hysterically cried during several goosebump-inducing harmonies and solos. It was really embarrassing, mainly because it was in front of my new-ish boyfriend and all of his friends, who easily judged me for the […]

Music News

No Sympathy For Rappers Who Can’t Adapt To Success: Meek Mill Incarcerated, Again

Coming from the unforgiving streets of Philadelphia, rapper Meek Mill (born Robert Williams) has pretty much lived the classic rags-to-riches hip-hop success story. As a feature member of Maybach Music Group, led by Rick Ross, Meek positioned himself to help his community. Unfortunately, his plans hit a roadblock, as recent actions landed him in jail due […]

World

This New System Will Keep People From Locking Their Pets In Hot Cars

People still don’t know that trapping living things in hot cars could kill them, so a mall in Canada is launching a service to remind customers not to leave their pets locked in their vehicles on scorching summer days. Mic Mac Mall in Nova Scotia officially announced the program after police were called to crack open a car window […]