Point and share

Misha Sra, Austin Lee, Sheng-Ying Pao, Gonglue Jiang, Hiroshii Ishii
2012 Adjunct proceedings of the 25th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology - UIST Adjunct Proceedings '12  
Figure 1 : A user writes on paper as the text appears on the whiteboard in real time (A, B). Customized pen cap with an infrared led, an actuator and a switch (C). The customized pen cap as it fits on the digital pen (D). ABSTRACT Traditional writing instruments have the potential to enable new forms of interactions and collaboration though digital enhancement. This work specifically enables the user to utilize pen and paper as input mechanisms for content to be displayed on a shared
more » ... whiteboard. We introduce a pen cap with an infrared led, an actuator and a switch. Pointing the pen cap at the whiteboard allows users to select and position a "canvas" on the whiteboard to display handwritten text while the actuator enables resizing the canvas and the text. It is conceivable that anything one can write on paper anywhere, could be displayed on an interactive whiteboard.
doi:10.1145/2380296.2380309 dblp:conf/uist/SraLPJI12 fatcat:wlf5f7ba4zds7ahx73c5d5uj5e