San Francisco, CA–February 28, 2011— Extreme Reality (‘XTR3D’) Ltd., provider of touch-free Gesture Control and Motion Capture Interfaces, will demonstrate at GDC, itsnew touch-free gesture control interface for laptops,“iZi” (pronounced‘easy’). XTR’s iZi allows gamers to easily control PC games and applications using body gestures and/or movement.
iZi utilizes a laptop's built-in camera to capture the body movement of a single and or multiple users. Gestures are then associated with system events to control a gameor other application.?The iZi demo at GDCwill feature pre-installed games from XTR3D’s growing?number of game partners and will also be customizable for additional games and software applications.
“XTR3D'sapplication development tools, such as iZi,satisfy three different types of audiences,"says XTR3D CEO Dor Givon;“the laptopvendors transform their machines into gesture-controlled computersusing iZi Pro for laptops, whilethe application developers utilize iZi Pro’s technology to implement gesture control to any application or game command they offer. Inevitably, the End users benefit the most, enjoying a compelling gesture-controlled experience on their laptop. XTR3D's suite of?motion-capture gesture-control software reinvents the way users interact with CE devices and in-home entertainment."?
The introductionof XTR3D's iZi app serves as a steppingstone to execute the company’s strategic penetration into the laptop market with an emphasis on touch-free device control.?XTR3D will be meetingwith game and application developersinterested in implementing gesture control capabilities to their offering.
iZi will be demonstrated at GDC in meeting room BMR 346. For more information on iZi, please visit: www.izipc.com.
ABOUT Extreme Reality (XTR3D) Ltd.
Extreme Reality Ltd ("XTR3D")is a privately held company established in 2005. The company develops motion-capture gesture-control software that enables developers and mobile, TV and laptop vendorsto add gesture control to an application, game and/or a device command. XTR3D enables simple touch-free gesture control of consumer electronic devices .?iZi software runs on any laptop?given a regular 2D camera is connected to the device. For more information, regarding iZi and other XTR3D products and services, please visit http://xtr3d.com.