Entertainment and games

gaming-106282232Games are no longer dependent on joysticks, let alone keyboards, for interaction with the player. A raft of sensing technologies from the accelerometers and gyroscopes in mobile phones and Wii controllers, to the cameras and image analysis systems behind the Kinetic, have revolutionised the computer games market. In fact we would propose it is fair to say, it is sensing innovation that has enabled an entire new genre of family friendly gaming interactions to be delivered. Similarly, it is hard to see how many gaming experiences would port to mobile platforms, with their restricted physical space for interaction, without the use of motion sensing and capture.