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Seminars on IT - The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology

Seminar 3 - The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology

Pranav Mistry is the inventor of SixthSense, a wearable device that enables new interactions between the real world and the world of data. At TEDIndia, Pranav Mistry demos several tools that help the physical world interact with the world of data -- including a deep look at his SixthSense device and a new, paradigm-shifting paper "laptop." In an onstage Q&A, Mistry says he'll open-source the software behind SixthSense, to open its possibilities to all.

Pranav Mistry is a PhD student in the Fluid Interfaces Group at MIT's Media Lab. Before his studies at MIT, he worked with Microsoft as a UX researcher; he's a graduate of IIT. Mistry is passionate about integrating the digital informational experience with our real-world interactions.

More information about the 'SixthSense' technology is available at this website.

Pranav Mistry
Pranav Mistry: The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology
(TEDTalks)
http://www.ted.com
Date accessed: 2009-12-01
License: Creative commons BY-NC-ND

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