August 13, 2011
Under Construction: Turning an Ordinary Monitor into a Virtual Touch Screen
It's called PreCursor and technology uses two camera to add a virtual layer in front of your monitor that signals commands based on your interactions with it. Invented by Pranav Mistry, the technology is still in the lab. Digital Inspiration reports
The virtual touchscreen created by PreCursor is in a way more versatile than the existing touchscreen of your mobile phone or tablet. That’s because in addition to the regular tap /click gesture, PreCursor has also recognize[d] the hover action... .
See PreCursor Turns your Monitor into a Touch Screen for details and a short teaser video of PreCursor. [JH]