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Touchless Gesture-Based Exhibits, Part Three: Touchless.Design

Touchless Gesture-Based Exhibits, Part Three: Touchless.Design

July 9th, 2020

With the coronavirus crisis, the last few months have seen a whirlwind of conversations, proposals, prototyping, and research into touchless interaction. This third post in our series of articles about touchless interaction is quite different from the first two posts, which were retrospectives. Touchless Gesture-Based Exhibits, Part One: High-Fidelity Interaction looked at prototype software we developed with Intel. Our second post, Touchless Gesture-Based Exhibits Part Two: Full Body Interaction, examined several touchless exhibits w… Continue Reading.

Ideum employee assembling multitouch table with appropriate personal protective equipment.

Proud to Support Our Essential Partners

April 15th, 2020

Our hardware is perhaps best known in museums and public spaces, where our touch tables and large displays are used to create exciting interactive and social experiences for visitors. In fact, creating the most compelling museum exhibits po… Continue Reading.

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An Updated Message from Ideum about COVID-19

March 25th, 2020

Earlier this week, Ideum responded to the State of New Mexico’s Public Health Order by having our exhibit design, software, media systems, and administrative personnel work at home. Some of these employees had already been working remotely,… Continue Reading.

AOPEN Chromebox options for the Pico Touch coffee table

Chromebox Touch Tables Now Available

March 5th, 2020

In January, we announced that we had built a Pico Touch Coffee Table using an AOPEN Chromebox Commercial 2 system. We received such a strong positive response that we are now offering this option for three of our multitouch models. The Pico… Continue Reading.

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Ideum Welcomes New Executive Producer

February 19th, 2020

After five years as Director of Exhibition Experience at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Becca Shreckenghast has moved west to become part of Ideum’s Creative Services team. Becca joins us with an extensive background in museum stud… Continue Reading.

Tangible Engine Now with Support for Node.js

Tangible Engine Now with Support for Node.js

January 2nd, 2020

Tangible Engine is a software framework that allows developers to build interactive touch table applications that recognize tangible objects. Built to work in conjunction with Ideum touch tables, we’ve developed Tangible Engine for a few ye… Continue Reading.