The Intel Capital Experiences and Perceptual Computing Fund will invest over the next 2-3 years. Areas of software and application investment will include broader touch applications, imaging, gesture, voice and emotion sensing and biometrics, among others.
Examples of the ongoing PERC projects include:
- An interactive gesture camera from Creative, the Senz3D to be available to consumers in the third quarter of this year.
- Leading the development and enabling the integration of 3-D depth camera technology by working with multiple OEM partners to build the technology into various Intel-based devices with targeted availability for second half of 2014.
- Facial log-in software from Sensible Vision will ship preloaded from multiple OEMs.