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Thomas G Zimmerman, Jaron Z Lanier: Computer data entry and manipulation apparatus and method. VPL Research, Townsend and Townsend, January 29, 1991: US04988981 (513 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for generating control signals for the manipulation of virtual objects in a computer system according to the gestures and positions of an operator's hand or other body part. The apparatus includes a glove worn on the hand which includes sensors for detecting the gestures of th ...


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Thomas G Zimmerman, Jaron Z Lanier: Computer data entry and manipulation apparatus and method. Sun Microsystems, B Noël Kivlin, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, July 23, 2002: US06424334 (27 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for generating control signals for the manipulation of virtual objects in a computer system according to the gestures and positions of an operator's hand or other body part. The apparatus includes a glove worn on the hand which includes sensors for detecting the gestures ...


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Thomas G Zimmerman, Jaron Z Lanier: Computer data entry and manipulation apparatus and method. Sun Microsystems, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, B Noël Kivlin, April 17, 2007: US07205979 (12 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is disclosed for generating control signals for the manipulation of virtual objects in a computer system according to the gestures and positions of an operator's hand or other body part. The apparatus includes a glove worn on the hand which includes sensors for detecting the gestures of th ...


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Rami Parham, Eyal Boumgarten: Virtual reality system with a finger-wearable control. MUY INTERACTIVE, Roach Brown McCarthy & Gruber P C, Kevin D McCarthy, January 30, 2018: US09880619

A system, which is optionally a virtual reality (VR) system, including: (a) a finger-wearable device that has a force sensing actuator configured to sense a pinching of thumb to finger and trigger an emission of a signal, multiple light sources configured to emit multiple optical signals, a motion d ...


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Rami Parham: System for projecting content to a display surface having user-controlled size, shape and location/direction and apparatus and methods useful in conjunction therewith. MUV INTERACTIVE, Roach Brown McCarthy & Gruber P C, Kevin D McCarthy, January 3, 2017: US09535516

A system having a finger-wearable sleeve having an IR light-emitting diode (LED), an IR camera; and a controller associated with the IR camera. The controller is configured to communicate with a host computer that utilizes a visual content projector to project visual content onto the screen. And bas ...


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Thomas G Zimmerman, Jaron Z Lanier: Computer data entry and manipulation apparatus and method. B Noel Kivlin, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, March 13, 2003: US20030048312-A1

Apparatus is disclosed for generating control signals for the manipulation of virtual objects in a computer system according to the gestures and positions of an operator's hand or other body part. The apparatus includes a glove worn on the hand which includes sensors for detecting the gestures of th ...


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SYSTEM FOR PROJECTING CONTENT TO A DISPLAY SURFACE HAVING USER- CONTROLLED SIZE, SHAPE AND LOCATION/DIRECTION AND APPARATUS AND METHODS USEFUL IN CONJUNCTION THEREWITH. May 4, 2017: US20170123510-A1

A system having a finger-wearable sleeve having an IR light-emitting diode (LED), an IR camera; and a controller associated with the IR camera. The controller is configured to communicate with a host computer that utilizes a visual content projector to project visual content onto the screen. And bas ...


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Gesture Based User Interface. June 29, 2017: US20170185161-A1

A gesture based user interface includes a movement monitor configured to monitor a user's hand and to provide a signal based on movements of the hand. A processor is configured to provide at least one interface state in which a cursor is confined to movement within a single dimension region responsi ...