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CES 2013: The next interface: You

Lindsey Turrentine and Brian Cooley host an all-star panel of industry luminaries, focusing on how humans will interact with the next generation of devices using their bodies instead of traditional input devices.

  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 10:59:37 PM
    It's bustling over here and folks are taking their seats.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:02:20 PM

    The Next Interface: You

  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:03:15 PM
    Check out Brian Tong. He's modeling some wearable tech.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:03:55 PM
    Here we go! It's starting.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:04:58 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:05:38 PM
    Folks on deck: James Park, CEO Fitbit; Matt Rogers, Founder and VP and Engineering, Nest and Michael Buckwald, Founder and CEO, Leap Motion
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:06:02 PM
    First up a segment from Kara Tsuboi.
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    Motion sensing devices becoming big in devices, starting with video games.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:07:37 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:07:50 PM
    Mentions of Leap Motion, Fitbit and Nest, of course.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:11:11 PM
    Of all the things we're seeing here "you're freaking out people the most," Brian says to Michael Buckwald.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:11:49 PM
    Brian: all of these panelists are taking is back to being children.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:13:07 PM
    Looking at Brian Tong's look at the smart glasses he's wearing.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:13:16 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:14:21 PM
    Brian Tong: an app links to the glasses. It has a tiny micro display that replicates the smartphone display. Vuzix Smart Glasses.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:14:34 PM
    Brian Cooley: it's a more understandable leap from Google Glass.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:15:05 PM
    Lindsey to the panelists: How has the smart phone made it easier for your interfaces?
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:16:17 PM
    Matt Rogers says it's a big part of Nest because it allows for interaction.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:16:30 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:17:06 PM
    Brian Cooley: What's the integration plan? Don't all of you want to be out of the hardware business eventually?
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:17:28 PM
    Matt: there's a natural progression of technology, but there's still some things in our lives that people are used to.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:17:40 PM
    Matt: We love being in the hardware business.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:18:10 PM
    Brian Cooley to Michael Buckwald: moving toward other integration?
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:18:51 PM
    Michael: Want to make sure users don't have to carry around a big device to use their product, but there is room for that.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:19:16 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:19:23 PM
    Brian Cooley asks James Park about Fitbit's usability
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:21:24 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:22:22 PM
    Talking about how Leap Motion filters out noise when it comes to motion.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:23:12 PM
    Back to Brian Tong and taking a look into his brain.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:23:44 PM
    A brain sensing headband from Muse.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:24:07 PM
    Brain sensing technology lets you see what's going on in your own head and use that information.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:24:34 PM
    Ultimately, Muse wants to make that a way to control appliances in your home, etc.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:25:02 PM
    Brian Tong is feeling the headband. Muse is having a party where people will be able to pour beer with their minds.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:25:17 PM
    Lindsey to the panel: wild stories of product use.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:26:01 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:26:07 PM
    Matt: A man in Arizona who was away from his home, in an area that was on fire, was able to check on his house while away.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:26:56 PM
    James: Parents turned falling asleep first into a competition among their kids. They used Fitbit to see who could fall asleep first.
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  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:27:37 PM
    Michael: People who can't use regular ways to engage with technology, i.e., games, social media.
  • James Martin 1/9/2013 11:28:09 PM
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:28:17 PM
    Michael: the goal of Leap Motion is to feel like your arm is an extension of your computer.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:29:26 PM
    Brian Cooley asks panels about getting the word out to customers when they feel comfortable with keyboards, mouse, etc.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:29:53 PM
    Matt: Letting people see the product in action.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:30:29 PM
    Cooley showing off the Nest.
  • Donna Tam 1/9/2013 11:30:44 PM
    Lindsey talks about what got her into the Nest. She reviewed it for CNET.
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