GestureTek - World Leader in Computer Vision Control
  • Home
  • About Us
  • Products
  • Market Solutions
  • News Center
  • Dealers
  • Support
  • Contact
Join Our Mailing List
Corporate Background Executive Team Worldwide Locations Job Opportunities Awards Clients GIving Back Research
Multi-Touch Displays Multi-Touch Foils Multi-Touch Tables Multi-Touch Overlays Interactive Floors Portable Floor (Cube) Interactive Walls Interactive Windows Interactive Screens Point Control Systems 3D Tracking Systems Immersive Displays Licenses/SDKs/Patents Health Solutions Mobile Solutions
Industry Uses Digital Signage/Advertising Retail/Malls/Store Windows Amusements/Attractions Trade Shows/Promotions Museums/Science Centers Education Nightclubs/Hotels/Restaurants Showrooms/Presentation Centers Consumer Electronics Products Television/Broadcast Custom Interactive Installations Healthcare Mobile Devices
News Releases Media Coverage Newsletters Videos Brochures Corporate Presentation Images Events Clients Research
Dealers 2 Partners
Latest Press and Media Coverage on GestureTek Inc.
GestureFX Showcase Video
\Tradeshow

The latest news relating to GestureFX™

Face & Hand Tracking for Android® & Symbian® at Mobile World Congress
more

GestureTek’s vertical multi-touch at ISE Show
more

Interactive displays find home in retail.
more

GestureTek’s technology is used in interactive storefront window advertising.
more

theLIFT used GestureTek’s technology in an SMS-enabled interactive window for EVO condo sales.
more

GestureTek Launches Interactive Projection System, Multi-Touch Table and 3D Tracker at IAAPA
more

PC World showcases GestureTek's Minority Report style gesture-based interfaces.
more

GestureTek launches 3D depth sensor solutions for lifelike virtual reality experiences.
more

GestureTek's 3D depth sensor powers interactive flight simulator at Beijing Olympics.
more

GestureTek Launches Enhanced GestureFX Display System for Interactive Surfaces


GestureFX used in real estate presentation center


GestureTek announces multi-touch enhancements at InfoComm


Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Launches Fan-friendly Interactive Floor At Air Canada Centre


Hudson Bay Company launches GestureTek’s interactive digital signage and advertising technology on outdoor store windows

Telus World Calgary creates world of interactive ‘edutainment’ with GestureTek’s motion-controlled display systems


GestureTek Exhibits Interactive Entertainment and Display Systems for Nightclubs and Bars.


Intel’s interactive table game featuring GestureTek’s motion control technology gets crowd powered up


GestureTek’s gesture-recognition technology transforms a European mall’s digital signage screen into unique interactive entertainment


WallFX Interactive Video Wall Offers Energy Info at the Epcot Center


InTouch Media Group to deliver GestureTek solution to malls and sports arenas


Monster Media licenses GestureTek technology for its media network

Introduction Product Solutions Marketing Solutions Business Cases Testimonials
OPTIKA - DIGITAL DIG
Optika - Digital Dig
Installation Shots
Interactive Window thumb 1 Interactive Window Thumb 2 Interactive Window Thumb 3      
Optika - Digital Dig Optika - Digital Dig Optika - Digital Dig      

Interactive Table Lets Tourists Dig For Ancient Artifacts

Canaveral National Seashore, Seminole Rest is a landmark of deep historical significance.  Fifty-foot hills created from discarded clam shells more than 2500 years ago mark the location where ancient Native Americans held their annual feast after a grueling annual pilgrimage to the coast.

The National Park Service was looking for an innovative way to entertain visitors and educate them about the site, while at the same time preserving images of ancient artifacts, some of which were so old they were almost unrecognizable.

Thanks to space and environment designers Optika Scenicworks, Inc. (optikascenic.com) and GestureTek, the National Park Service found the ideal interactive technology solution to meet their needs.

Optika designed a 60” x 80” interactive projection surface set on an 18” raised platform, outfitted with GestureTek’s TableFX video gesture control technology. Visitors are invited to embark upon a digital archeological expedition, where they can uncover ancient relics (like arrowheads) along with modern items (like keys).  By waving their hands over the table, amateur archeologist can dig through several layers of computer-generated ground cover, including grass, soil and shells.  As users dig deeper, they find increasingly older and more valuable items. Educational videos can also be activated using nothing but waving and pointing gestures, with no button presses or other touch-based user interface required.

“The Wii generation almost always expects interaction with a display, along with an audio visual element,” says Jason Kraning, Project Manager at Optika.  “Gesture control adds a modern twist to sightseeing, and makes history even more cool for kids.”

Email GestureTekContact GestureTek by Phone
GestureTek technologies have international patent protection. U.S. patents include: 5,534,917 (Video Gesture Control Motion Detection);
7,058,204 (Multiple Camera Control System, Point to Control Base Patent); 7,421,093 (Multiple Camera Tracking System for Interfacing With an Application);
7,227,526 (Stereo Camera Control, 3D-Vision Image Control System); 7,379,563 (Two Handed Movement Tracker Tracking Bi-Manual Movements);
7,379,566 (Optical Flow-Based Tilt Sensor For Phone Tilt Control); 7,389,591 (Phone Tilt for Typing & Menus/Orientation-Sensitive Signal Output);
7,430,312 (Five Camera 3D Face Capture).

| Home | About Us | News Center | Dealers | Support | Tech/Patent Licenses | Contact | Join our Mailing List | Sitemap |