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GestureTek Cube camera-projector systems seeing wide deployment
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High-Tech Museums: The Future is Now
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Face & Hand Tracking for Android® & Symbian® at Mobile World Congress
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Interactive displays find home in retail.
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Gesture-Control and Multi-Touch Surface Computing Innovations Unveiled at ISE Show
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PC World showcases GestureTek's Minority Report style gesture-based interfaces.
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GestureTek Announces Multi-touch Enhancements at InfoComm

GestureTek's 3D depth sensor powers interactive flight simulator at Beijing Olympics.
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GestureTek launches 3D depth sensor solutions for lifelike virtual reality experiences.
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GestureTek and Red Rock Media win Digital Signage Interactive Technology Award at Digital Signage Expo.
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GestureTek Launches Enhanced GestureFX Display System for Interactive Surfaces

GestureTek named a Top Innovator in the 2009 GSMA Mobile Innovation Global Award Competition.
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GestureTek Inc. to bring gesture recognition control to the XBOX 360 gaming experience. 
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GestureTek grants patent license to Sony for EyeToy™ and PlayStation® 2.
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Hasbro licenses GestureTek "Video Gesture Control" patent for it's new ION Educational Gaming System. 
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AMAZING ADVENTURES

Kath Hudson
Attractions Management Magazine
Oct 31 2008


Solving murders, creating magic and flying are among the exciting experiences available thanks to interactives. As both technology and ideas progress, Kath Hudson reviews what’s new this season

company: GestureTek
client: Vancouver 2012 Olympics
project: The BCE

A revolutionary project using 3D technology to allow users to fly across British Columbia, viewing the scenery and its attractions, was unveiled at the Beijing Olympics. The purpose of the British Columbia Experience (BCE) was to stimulate tourism and investment in the Canadian province ahead of it hosting the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. It needed to be powerful enough to stop visitors in their tracks in the middle of all the Olympic excitement, and the technology had to be advanced enough to still be relevant in 2010.

Led by California-based animation and visual effects company Xpletive, with GestureTek supplying the depth sensing technology, the BCE uses an unprecedented number of technologies in video gesture control, electronic depth perception, immersion and modern aviation. Basic hand gestures like tilting the hand or making a fist are used to make the flying experience easy. "The effect is a mindblowing immersive experience rivalling anything found in themed entertainment," says Patti Jordan, GestureTek's director of marketing and communications. "Almost every child has put their hand out of a car window and flowin' it through the wind and this was our inspiration."



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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).

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