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HuddleLamp: Spatially-Aware Mobile Displays for Ad-hoc Around-the-Table Collaboration

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Published on Sep 12, 2014

HuddleLamp is a desk lamp with an integrated RGB-D camera that precisely tracks the movements and positions of mobile displays and hands on a table. This enables a new breed of spatially-aware multi-user and multi-device applications for around-the-table collaboration without an interactive tabletop.

At any time users can add or remove displays and reconfigure them in space in an ad-hoc manner without the need of installing any software or attaching markers. Additionally, hands are tracked to detect interactions above and between displays, enabling fluent cross-device interactions.

In our paper (see [1]), we contribute a novel hybrid sensing approach that uses RGB and depth data to increase tracking quality and a technical evaluation of its capabilities and limitations. For enabling installation-free ad-hoc collaboration, we also introduce a web-based architecture and JavaScript API for future HuddleLamp applications. Finally, we demonstrate the resulting design space using five examples of cross-device interaction techniques.

HuddleLamp is a cooperation project between researchers from the Human-Computer Interaction Group of the University of Konstanz, the Intel ICRI Cities at University College London (UCL), and the UCL Interaction Centre (UCLIC).

Website: http://huddlelamp.org
Publication: http://hci.uni-konstanz.de/downloads/...

[1] Roman Rädle, Hans-Christian Jetter, Nicolai Marquardt, Harald Reiterer, Yvonne Rogers. 2014. HuddleLamp: Spatially-Aware Mobile Displays for Ad-hoc Around-the-Table Collaboration. In Proceedings of the 2014 ACM international conference on Interactive tabletops and surfaces (ITS '14). ACM, New York, NY, USA.

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