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SOF looks to Gesture Control Technology

13th June 2019 - 21:51 GMT | by Andrew White in London


US special operations forces could soon benefit from Gesture Control Technology (GCT), allowing personnel to interact with connected platforms, devices and sensors with simple hand and finger movements.

Speaking to Shephard, chief executive officer of Boston-based Pison, Dexter Ang explained how GCT had been developed in tandem with the US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) and specifically the Naval Special Warfare Command over the past two and a half years in order to control software defined radios; unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs); and augmented reality displays. 

Designed to reduce the cognitive and physiological loads of operators, especially during complex and clandestine special

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Andrew White


Andrew White

Andrew is a former editor of Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Andrew joined Shephard …

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