PacktLib: Leap Motion Development Essentials

Leap Motion Development Essentials

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.packtpub.com

Preface

Leap Motion SDK – A Quick Start

An overview of the SDK

Quick start

Major SDK components

Summary

Real Talk – Real Time

A simple gesture recognizer

Using the MIDI output

Blocking and latency

Multiprocessing with threads

Refactoring for multithreading

The producer-consumer race condition

Summary

Actual Gestures

Computer input

Natural gestures

Receiving gestures

WindowFlinger – a high-level gesture application

Window management abstraction

Window docking

Driver implementation – Mac OS X

Summary

Leap and the Web

HTML5 and Leap

The Leap Motion service

LeapJS

JavaScript visualization

Summary

HTML5 Antics in 3D

Cross-platform graphics party

WebGL

Three.js + LeapJS – the awesomesauce

Animating rotation

Summary

Index