The Windows application NUIA Full Focus directs the user's gaze towards the camera during video calls. In this way, it conveys constant eye contact to the conversation partner, even if the user is studying something else on the screen.
Until now, eye control for computers was only something for people with disabilities or for gamers. Soon it will be part of everyday life.
Stephan Odörfer was the guest of this weeks IT-techBlog podcast hosted by Michael Hülskötter to talk about 4tiitoo's latest product NUIA Full Focus and the journey of creating it.
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"Today, telemetrics are vital for all professional sports. Every move is measured, presented in statistics and analyzed. But how do you create telemetrics for sports that mainly happen in the player’s head, like chess? The eye control pioneer 4tiitoo and Chess World Championship sponsor Kaspersky Lab teamed up to give the technology a try. This resulted in a prototype of an eye tracking solution to predict moves, which was showcased and tested during a match between Liverpool's soccer star Trent Alexander-Arnold and chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen."