A project log for communication through gesture

A trigger is sent to a communications device when a hand moves above an adjustable threshold of acceleration

matt oppenheimmatt oppenheim 08/13/2020 at 09:550 Comments

This log answers the Benchmark requirement for the Hackaday 2020 prize entry rules:

Benchmark-How well is the project impact and viability demonstrated? Are estimated costs realistic? How well does the project improve upon other currently available solutions?


Preliminary testing can be seen with the target user group on a short video at:

The testing indicates the impact and viability of the project.

The estimated costs are realistic as the components are repurposed off the shelf components.

This project fills a gap in what is available as assistive technology. This gap was identified by the Technologists who work at Beaumont College with the target user group.