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Feb
11

Microsoft Surface 2 as Image Source for EmguCV

The Surface's raw image ready to be processed with Emgu CV

Microsoft’s new Surface (i.e., the Samsung SUR40┬ádevice) features PixelSense which offers an image similar to that of a camera-based interactive surface (some example captures). The Surface driver already does quite a bit of processing (e.g., finger and orientation recognition or tag detection). Still, there are many more possible applications using the raw image data. To …

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Feb
11

Samsung’s SUR40 for Microsoft Surface

Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface

This week we received two brand new devices, namely two shiny Samsung SUR40 multi-touch interactive surfaces (i.e., Microsoft’s new Surface, or Surface 2). In my opinion, their main advantage is not size or display resolution (there are bigger surfaces out there), but lies in their sensing technology PixelSense. In a nutshell, every pixel also acts …

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