The virtuality continuum parallels the way in which a user interfaces
with simulated reality, augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed
The multi-touch screen interface is the future of range of user
interfaces into virtuality programs.
Presentation by Jeff Han of a futuristic multi-touch interface
during the Adobe sponsored TED2006. Jeff Han is a research scientist
for NYU's Media Research Lab, and the inventor of an "interface-free"
touch-driven computer screen. Recorded February 2006 in Monterey,
Both Apple and Microsoft have adopted this interface.
Using The Multi-Touch Interface
The folllwing videos demonstrate how the the multi-touch interface
can be used in everyday environments.
Intuitive desktop digital imaging with multi touch screen. new
gestures and interface design.
iBar - Largest Multitouch Touchscreen
This is the surface of an interactive, 10 meter long bar. Every
glass, cup, cellphone, car key, businesscard or even fingers will
And of course, the ultimate, the Touch Screen you don't have to
A new amazing technology found at Cebit 2007 from White Electronic
Designs & Tactyl Services companies. It's a touchscreen you
don't have to touch to interact with and it works through glass
at 15 cm distance. Software powered by 3D-Technology.
Rather than wrangle with the above concepts and how you may feel
sitting over the iBar having a few wines, consider how this technology
can be applied to the many, many devices we each interact with on
a daily basis.