Siggraph 2011

08.12.11
HAPMAP navigational system keeps your eyes on the prize, your hands on the route (video)
08.12.11

HAPMAP navigational system keeps your eyes on the prize, your hands on the route (video)

Alternative navigational systems aren't exactly new, but the concept shown here just might have w...

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08.12.11
Vection Field controls traffic at SIGGRAPH, fictional cities from the future (video)
08.12.11

Vection Field controls traffic at SIGGRAPH, fictional cities from the future (video)

So, let's set the stage. You're walking down a semi-busy street in a semi-foreign city. You're cu...

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08.12.11
Wrist sensor turns the back of your hand into a meaty haptic interface (video)
08.12.11

Wrist sensor turns the back of your hand into a meaty haptic interface (video)

We're all intimately familiar with the backs of our hands, so why not use them as a haptic inte...

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08.11.11
Surround Haptics could bring force feedback to vests, coasters and gaming (video)
08.11.11

Surround Haptics could bring force feedback to vests, coasters and gaming (video)

Haptics and gaming have gone hand in hand for centuries it seems -- well before the Rumble Pak ma...

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08.11.11
Sony's Face-to-Avatar blimp soars through SIGGRAPH, melts the heart of Big Brother (video)
08.11.11

Sony's Face-to-Avatar blimp soars through SIGGRAPH, melts the heart of Big Brother (video)

Telepresence, say hello to your future. Humans, say hello to the next generation of Chancellor Su...

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08.11.11
MoleBot interactive gaming table hooks up with Kinect, puts Milton Bradley on watch (video)
08.11.11

MoleBot interactive gaming table hooks up with Kinect, puts Milton Bradley on watch (video)

Looking to spruce up that nondescript living room table? So are a smattering of folks from the Ko...

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08.11.11
InteractiveTop brings tabletop gaming to SIGGRAPH, doubles as Inception token (video)
08.11.11

InteractiveTop brings tabletop gaming to SIGGRAPH, doubles as Inception token (video)

MoleTop a little too passive for you? Fret not, as a team from The University of Electro-Communic...

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08.11.11
Visualized: Objet's 3D printer breathes plastic life into Hollywood creatures, layer by layer
08.11.11

Visualized: Objet's 3D printer breathes plastic life into Hollywood creatures, layer by layer

It ain't easy being plastic, you know? Objet -- the 3D printing house that aimed to replace your...

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08.10.11
Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted
08.10.11

Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted

Lookin' to get your Grown Nerd on? Look no further. We just sat through 1.5 hours of high-brow te...

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