• Let me see if I can write this post without referring to Minority Report -- nope, not possible, since Imogen Heap's musical gloves rely on the exact same idea as Tom Cruise's image-remixing handgear. Having the gestural interface scheme applied to music, though, is a pretty neat live effect for a stage show -- which Heap worked to great effect in a show at the TED conference in Edinburgh last month. Using gestures designed by her collaborator, Dr. Tom Mitchell of the University of West England at Bristol, Heap wove a digital melody out of thin air.

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  • Let me see if I can write this post without referring to Minority Report -- nope, not possible, since Imogen Heap's musical gloves rely on the exact same idea as Tom Cruise's image-remixing handgear. Having the gestural interface scheme applied to music, though, is a pretty neat live effect for a stage show -- which Heap worked to great effect in a show at the TED conference in Edinburgh last month. Using gestures designed by her collaborator, Dr.

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