Archives 2011 // HCI Paper: Intuitive interaction with 2.5D environments and 3D objects in a web-application for mobile devices
During my master’s course on Human Computer Interaction at the Mittelhessen University of Applied Sciences, we had to come up with a new human computer interaction concept and prototype using new technologies and input devices such as multitouch-tables, mobile devices, kinect sensors, etc.
It was right around the time the HTML5 hype started. Apple had just announced the new iPad 2 with a gyroscope sensor improving the motion sensing accuracy and allowing the iPad to measure in which direction you are moving/rotating it in space. We decided to have a look at how we can make use of this new interaction input to enhance the mobile user experience in an online shop. Continue Reading