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The Sixth Sense Project – Minority Report Reality Check?

 

How cool can AI get? Or, how real can AI get? As we speak, there are thousands of AI and robotics experiments conducted around the world. But can they be used by you and me in real time? Well, may be. And here’s definetly one worth a try for curious AI freaks, referred to me by one of the co-authors of this blog.

A handy gadget hanging around your neck, displaying all the information you want to know about anything or any person on it or him/her? Check this ‘Sixth Sense’ out.

 

Ted Quotes:

This demo — from Pattie Maes’ lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry — was the buzz of TED. It’s a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine “Minority Report” and then some.

 

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Pranav Mistry Quotes:

‘SixthSense’ is a wearable gestural interface that augments the physical world around us with digital information and lets us use natural hand gestures to interact with that information.

 

Links:

http://www.pranavmistry.com/projects/sixthsense/