First units of amazing wireless, wearable device controller will ship in may

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The world’s first wireless wearable controller, CaptoGlove, has reached another milestone by securing its Kickstarter funding in 13 days.  The incredibly versatile CaptoGlove allows users to control video games, VR/AR, mobile & smart devices through simple hand gestures.  The first units are in production and are expected to ship to early Kickstarter backers in May. To celebrate their funding success, …


CaptoGlove Wearable Gaming Controller

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Become a part of your games with the CaptoGlove Wearable Gaming Controller. Compatible with everything from virtual reality to your PC, this glove lets you take control instantly. Right out of the box, the CaptoGlove syncs to your games. Bringing you to the next generation of gaming, the CaptoGlove enables you to point weapons, drive vehicles, and even produce 3D …


CaptoGlove VR controller glove surpasses Kickstarter funding goal

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The CaptoGlove finger-detecting wearable has exceeded its Kickstarter crowdfunding target 13 days into a 30-day campaign. A new kind of wearable, the CaptoGlove is a glove with sensors. You put it on and point at something in a video game or in a virtual reality application. If you squeeze your finger as if you were pulling a trigger, you’ll shoot a …


The CaptoGlove Is A VR Hand Controller Already Funded On Kickstarter

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Whether by haptic claws or well-designed VR controllers like the Oculus Touch, there’s a mission to bring an intricate level of control to VR involving natural interaction with our hands. Since kids, we’ve emulated different devices with our hands like making a gun for cops and robber with index finger and thumb extended from a fist. The CaptoGlove, a wearable piece …


The CaptoGlove Motion Controller Gets A KickStarter (Update: Funded)

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Update, 4/3/17, 4:20am PT: The CaptoGlove surpassed its $50,000 Kickstarter goal in just 13 days. The company also announced a stretch goal that will add pressure sensitivity to the thumb part of the glove (10kg). The folks behind CaptoGlove said that “this will enable future customization, as well as more precise measurements of what the finger is doing,” which apparently …


CaptoGlove Achieves Kickstarter Goal, Eyes Thumb Pressure Sensor Stretch Goal

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Only a couple of weeks ago CaptoGlove launched its Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign for its virtual reality (VR) compatible data-glove. Looking to secure $50,000 USD, that’s now been achieved and with 19 days to go the campaign is looking towards its only stretch goal, putting a thumb pressure sensor in. Adding a pressure sensor to the thumb will expanded the functionality …


Move Over Nintendo Power GLove!

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There’s a new sheriff in town!  The jauntily named “CaptoGlove” promises to be a true game and VR controller in a handy glove.  Originally developed some five years ago by an Italian air force pilot for his recovering father, he has continued development of the unit so it is actually a useful game controller with a precise 3D space positioning …


The ‘CaptoGlove’ Wireless Controller Utilizes Your Hand for Gameplay

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Virtual reality gaming has brought about an immersive way to experience many different kinds of games, so the ‘CaptoGlove’ wireless controller is a new piece of equipment that works to make it possible to control things using just your hand. Working with VR, PC and mobile platforms, the ‘CaptoGlove’ works to offer users the ability to utilize just their hand …

CaptoGlove looks to change the way you control virtual reality

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Wearable VR controller is expected to launch in May A new wireless controller could improve interaction in VR games by offering users a way to harness the power of their hand. CaptoGlove has recently been launched on Kickstarter, hoping to lure punters into an alternative method of controlling their VR headset through a sensor-packed and washable textile. Read next: VR …