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Steps Forward in Mobile Technology: Expanding the Vocabulary of Touchsceen Input and Immersive Simulation of Visual Impairments
I explored two different areas in the field of mobile technology for this thesis: mobile touch interaction and immersive visual impairment simulation.Magnetic fingerprints is a new magnetic input technique for mobile touch ...
HallPASS - Hallway Person Affixed Steering Supplement
Hallway Person Affixed Steering Supplement (HallPASS) is a tool for navigating through the interior of buildings. This project is similar to Google Street View, but is focused entirely on the mapping and traversal of ...
INFO! Map: Indoor Navigation for the Optically-challenged
INFOmap is a handheld navigation software primarily focused on helping blind patrons navigate the interior of buildings. It utilizes voice command and crowdsourcing to build a database of objects within a building. A map ...
CHYS_rcade: Virtual Reality Game Suite
Virtual reality is on the cutting edge of technology and will bring about many changes in communication, entertainment, and user interaction. As with all new technologies, the costs involved at this early stage of ...
Exploring the Use of Wearables to develop Assistive Technology for Visually Impaired People
This thesis explores the usage of two prominent wearable devices to develop assistive technology for users who are visually impaired. Specifically, the work in this thesis aims at improving the quality of life of users who ...
Handsfree Locomotion Techniques for Mobile VR
Virtual reality is an area experiencing unprecedented growth due to the release of consumer-ready, affordable, and accessible head mounted displays. Many of these HMDs come in the form of low-cost smartphone adapters, ...