Prototype of Spherical Form Interaction Device
Interaction Device Main Application Fields by Priority:
- Augmented Reality Technology – Interaction Device for Virtual Content Manipulation.
- Gaming Device for RPG Games on PC Platform.
- Analog of Mouse – Control Mouse Cursor in Air.
- Drone Controller.
Interaction Device Specifications:
- Reacts to Motion in Every Direction (Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer).
- No Surfaces Necessary.
- Wireless Bluetooth Connection.
- Weight: 80-90 g.
- Diameter: ~6 cm.
- Material: 3D Printer Plastic.
- Single Tap, Double Tap and Freefall Detection Capabilities.
- Rechargeable Li-Po.
Prototypes of Spherical Form Interaction Devices:
Overall there are 6 different prototype versions.
1st Video – Application in Augmented Reality field (part 1).
2nd Video – Application in Augmented Reality field (part 2).
3rd Video – Inertial Mouse Application.
4th Video – Game Controller Application.
5th Video – Prototype Versions.
6th Video – Application as Drone Controller.[drone needed]
I would like to express my gratitude to my friend jeebs (firstname.lastname@example.org) who helped me with a model of this awesome 3D sphere.