ICT4Life: Use of sensors for new integrated care services

With an increasingly growing population in Europe, cognitive impairments are a major social and public health issue. According to the World Alzheimer Report (WHO) [1], dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, remains one of the biggest global public health challenges our generation is facing. The number of people living with dementia worldwide is estimated as of now Read More …

3D Live at Wearable Technologies Conference 2015

Munich, Germany, 2-3 Feb. 2015 The world’s 1st mixed reality ski competition organized by 3DLive took place at the 15th Wearable Technologies Conference Munich, Germany, 2-3 Feb 2015. A professional skier raced at Schladming (Austria), one of the word’s famous ski slopes, against two online gamers located in Munich and Thessaloniki, Greece. All the players Read More …

European Researchers’ Night 2013: One night, 300 European cities

Exploring science through fun learning! Visual Computing Lab took place on European Researcher’ Night (@NOESIS – 27th of September 2013) and demonstrated 2 applications: “Castle in the forest” and “RePlay penalties”. This is a mega event taking place every year on a single September night in about 300 cities all over Europe. Over than 1000 kids and Read More …

3D furniture search

  The “3D furniture search” mobile application enables search and retrieval of furniture using a smart phone running android operation system. The user can enter multiple types of queries such as text, images, sketches, location information, colour, price, etc. The search and retrieval tasks involve the discovery of furniture items, based on the similarity and/or Read More …

BBC presents the 3DLIVE project

BBC covered the 3DLive platform’s ski scenario during the project final experiments! “A prototype sports simulator which allows users to race against real skiers in real-time is being developed. The skier’s mobile phone sends his GPS location to the virtual reality simulator, while the competitor’s position is relayed to the other skier through a small Read More …