Touch & Sensors

New Opportunities

Beyond the basics of coding apps for touch and sensors, you now have the challenge to think through new usage models. Let us help you create effective touch & sensor based experiences.

 

 

Case Study: Escapist Games works to improve Star Chart’s user experience on Intel® platforms with Windows* 8 and Android*

By Chris Walley, Director, Escapist Games Ltd. Escapist Games Limited recently collaborated with Intel to enhance their popular Star Chart application to take advantage of the latest Intel® chipsets and devices. This included tailoring Star Chart for the 3rd generation Intel® Core™ processor on more...

Educational Sample Code for Windows* 8

Added 09/16/13

Download Download Sample Code [ZIP 379KB] Abstract This document is intended to provide developers with an accelerated path in the development of prototype applications. The product concepts and visual designs should also provide inspiration for ideas for similar applications. The accompanying more...

Perceptual Computing: Practical Hands-Free Gaming

Download Article Perceptual Computing: Practical Hands-Free Gaming [PDF 772KB] 1. Introduction The concept of a hands-free game is not new, and many unsuccessful attempts have been made to abandon peripheral controllers to rely solely on the human body as an input device. Most of these more...

Ultrabook™ Touchscreen - A Hands-on Approach

Added 09/11/13

Sometimes it’s all about the hands-on approach. Develop a new class of exciting applications with the new generation of touch enabled Ultrabooks. It’s not only touching, it’s moving! Come visit the Intel® Developer Zone for information and technical support to create best of class software!...

Mystic Blocks Brings the Magic of Gesture Recognition and Facial Analysis to Desktop Gaming

Added 09/10/13

Case Study: Mystic Blocks Brings the Magic of Gesture Recognition and Facial Analysis to Desktop Gaming By Erin Wright Downloads Case Study Mystic Blocks [PDF 849KB] Developer Matty Hoban of Liverpool, England, is always looking for innovative ways to integrate his love of mathematics, physics, and more...

IDF2013 - Arrived in San Francisco!

Just a quick note to say that I arrived this morning in San Francisco to participate in IDF 2013! I find it all very exciting... I am speaking on the tomorrow afternoon on Intel Platform technologies and the cloud, going to use Meshcentral.com as an example of how anyone can leverage Intel more...

Ultrabook™ and Tablet Windows* 8 Sensors Development Guide

  Introduction This guide gives developers an overview of the Microsoft Windows 8.1 sensors application programming interfaces (APIs) for Windows 8.1 Desktop and Windows Store applications with a specific focus on the various sensor capabilities available in Windows 8.1 Desktop mode. This more...

Developing applications using Intel® Perceptual Computing Technology

Added 08/21/13

By Shwetha Doss, Sr. Application Engineer, Intel Corporation Chethan Raj, Developer, CodeCraft Technologies/Focus Medica Abstract Perceptual computing is reshaping the way we interact with our devices, making it more natural, intuitive, and immersive. Devices will be able to perceive our actions more...

Meshcentral.com - Now with Intel AMT certificate activation

I just added certificate based Intel AMT cloud activation support (TLS-PKI) in Meshcentral.com that works behind NAT’s and HTTP proxies, uses a reusable USB key and makes use of Intel AMT one-time-password (OTP) for improved security. Ok, let’s back up a little. Computers with Intel AMT need the more...

Location Data Logger Design and Implementation, Part 6: The Export Class

This is part 6 of a series of blog posts on the design and implementation of the location-aware Windows Store app "Location Data Logger". Download the source code to Location Data Logger here. The Export Class The early development versions of Location Data Logger only logged data points to CSV more...