Friday, May 25, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Seagate's New VR Power Drive Adds Capacity and Extends Battery Life of the HTC VIVE Focus VR Headset
Samsung Should Pay Apple $539 million in Patent Retrial
Amazon Admits Alexa Eavesdropped and Shared Conversation
Twitter and Facebook Reveal Measures to Bring Transparency to Political Ads
Lenovo's PC Sales Shows Signs of Life, Although Smartphones Sales Remain Low
Uber's Self-driving Recognized Pedestrian Late and Failed to Brake: NTSB
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Mobile Platform Brings Artificial Intelligence Features to a New Tier of Smartphones
Intel Nervana NNP-L1000 Neural Network Processor Coming in 2019
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Games > Sony Op...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, March 03, 2011
Sony Opens Playstation Move Motion Control Tech To Researchers


Earlier this week at the 2011 Game Developers Conference, Sony unveiled Move.Me - a software application that academics, researchers, students, and hobbyists can use to create new types of software applications using the PlayStation Move motion controller as an input device on their own PCs, all via the PlayStation 3 (PS3) system.

Launched in fall 2010, PlayStation Move delivers a precise motion control gaming experience on PS3 with the PlayStation Move motion controller, which features internal motion sensors and utilizes additional tracking from the PlayStation Eye camera. With the Move.Me application, the tracking data that PS3 game developers use can be exported to the PC, providing a tool for creating new applications.

The Move.Me project could help medical researchers prototype, for example, rehabilitation applications for patients undergoing physical therapy. The Move.Me application could also lead game design students to develop to new creative concepts for gaming within the areas of 3D modeling, motion capture, and augmented reality. The application is compatible with any Windows or Linux-based PC; other devices, such as tablets and smartphones, can also receive PlayStation Move's tracking data if they can connect to a PS3 system.

The Move.Me application will be available for download from PlayStation Network this spring.

SCEA will support the Move.Me application with sample code, user documentation and corporate material from SCE Research and Development. The Move.Me application will not require the PS3 system SDK or a licensing agreement.

Sony's decision to give researchers access to its motion controller follows Micrsoft's recent announcement that it would would release the Kinect SDK after seeing what hobbyists were capable of creating.


Previous
Next
Seagate Ships 3TB Barracuda XT Desktop Drive        All News        PC Gaming Hardware Set to Jump to Over $22 billion Globally
Nintendo 3DS Teardown     Games News      Panasonic Drops Game Console Project: report

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony to Spend $2.3bn to Make EMI Music Full Subsidiary, Outlines Content-centric Strategy
Sony SPRESENSE IoT Boards Come With Multi-core CPU and GNSS Receiver Onboard
Sony Says God of Wars Sold More Than 3.1 M Copies in Three Days
Sony Profits Soar to $4.5 bn on Image Sensor Sales, Movies
Sony's DPT-CP1 Paper E Ink Tablet Coming Early June
Sony's Xperia XZ2 Premium Brings Ultra-high Sensitivity Dual Camera, 4K HDR Movie Recording and Display
New Sony a7 III 24MP Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Retails For Less Than $2,000
Sony's New Xperia XZ2 Supports 4K HDR Video Recording
Sony to Build Taxi-hailing System
New Sony Back-Illuminated CMOS Image Sensor Enables Global Shutter Function
Sony Announces Pricing for X900F and X850F Series 4K HDR Ultra HD TVs
Music and TV Sales Fuel Sony's Record Third Quarter Profit, Hirai to Step Down

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .