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Methods, systems, and products are disclosed for operating home appliances using gesture recognition. A sequence of video images is received and compared to a stored sequence of gesture images. A recognized gesture is associated to a home appliance and to an operation of the home appliance. An appliance controller causes a response to the recognized gesture to perform the operation of the home appliance.

Title
Methods, systems, and products for gesture-activated appliances
Application Number
12/247244
Publication Number
7680298 (B2)
Application Date
October 8, 2008
Publication Date
March 16, 2010
Inventor
Edward Michael Silver
Atlanta
GA, US
Hong Thi Nguyen
Atlanta
GA, US
Linda Ann Roberts
Decatur
GA, US
Agent
Scott P Zimmerman PLLC
Assignee
AT&T Intellectual Property I
NV, US
IPC
G06F 3/033
H04M 3/00
G06K 9/00
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