Control Your Gadgets With A Simple Sweep Of The Hand
This smartwatch learns to read your gestures and completes actions based on them
Sooner or later, we’ll be able to just blink our eyes and make technology do our bidding.
In the meantime, we have gadgets like Hug. The smartwatch lets users create commands through the simply use of hand gestures. Wearers can make a phone call, track health data, control music, peek at their calendar and more. When watching a movie, for example, a user can simply move their arm downwards to lower the volume.
According to Hug’s website, the company designed the gadget to create “a more personal wearable experience.” A big part of this has to do with how the device recognizes the hand gestures of the user—and how these translate to the actions they want completed. Whether that’s turning up the volume on music or making a phone call, the system is designed to know exactly what the wearer needs: