New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language into Text and Speech


Publication Title
Fash Nerd
Publication Date
May 30 2016
Creators/Contributors
Hadeel Ayoub (creator)
Fash Nerd (creator)
Muchaneta Kapfunde (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Computational Arts graduate Hadeel Ayoub recently had a breakthrough in communication for people with disabilities with her wireless wearable SignLanguageGlove. The glove's cicuit is comprised of flex sensors, and accelerometer, a microcontroller board, and four digit graphic numerical display capable of translating sign language gestures into visual words and displaying them onto the screen. Ayoub is currently working on a fourth prototype which would connect with a smartphone and tablet app which could recieve the glove's output over WiFi.  
HCI Platform
Carryables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Hand

How to cite this entry
Hadeel Ayoub, Fash Nerd, Muchaneta Kapfunde. (May 30 2016). "New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language into Text and Speech ". Fash Nerd. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1874