Hyderabad: Hyderabad-based Hug Innovations, next-generation wearable and IOT (Internet of Things) platform company has been awarded a patent on safety monitoring of Individual using gestures on a wearable device. This patent provides Hug Innovations exclusive rights to build their ability to develop wearable devices which can raise safety alarm using gesture control technology.
The patented technology involves a new innovative protection method to raise safety alarm using gesture control. Similar technology has been witnessed by consumers in X-Box or PlayStation where a camera recognizes and interprets human body motion.
Hug Innovations disruptive gesture technology can achieve the same without any camera or line of sight. This technology is built with ability to track hand movements based on relative motion combined with artificial intelligence, machine learning and contextual intelligence.
Speaking on the occasion, Raj Neravati, founder and CEO, Hug Innovations, said “Wearables is a crowded space and Innovation is the only way to survive and grow. In addition to safety alarms, this innovative gesture control technology can control any IOT based devices (Smart Appliances, Drones, Computer, etc). We are the only company in the world who can perform touch less interactions in virtual reality and augmented reality based applications. This technology can be used in controlling drones without losing line of sight.”
He said further, “Hug Innovations has built 16 unique gestures and can control over 20 applications. Hug is building healthcare and military defence applications using this technology. In future, Hug would like to create a developer platform and create a community of developers to extend the applications and features of this technology”.