affective interfaces

  • TC50 Backstage: Well, Tell us How you REALLY Feel, Tim O'Reilly

    TC50 Backstage: Well, Tell us How you REALLY Feel, Tim O'Reilly

    Conference organizer, publisher and investor Tim O’Reilly doesn’t mince words. In this video he talks candidly about what he hated at TechCrunch50 today, what he loved and what excites him about the Web right now. O’Reilly is a consummate thought leader in the Valley so the interview is interesting for anyone. But if you’re planning on actually pitching O’Reilly… Read More

  • TC50 Backstage: What Exactly Does Bradley Horowitz Do at Google?

    TC50 Backstage: What Exactly Does Bradley Horowitz Do at Google?

    By now TechCrunch50 judges and companies know there’s no safety zone here at the conference, least of all backstage. The smart ones just run, but Google’s Bradley Horowitz is too polite for that. In this behind-the-scenes clip we talk about what exactly this Internet man of mystery does at Google, his thoughts on the cultural difference between Google and Yahoo, and how big… Read More

  • TC50: Affective Interfaces Monitors And Deciphers Facial Expressions Of Web Users

    TC50: Affective Interfaces Monitors And Deciphers Facial Expressions Of Web Users

    Sentiment detection is fast becoming a popular method of deciphering Tweets, news stories and other content on the web. TechCrunch50 startup Affective Interfaces, which launched at the Business Applications session today, has built emotion sensing technology that detects a web user’s facial expressions via a webcam. Affective Interfaces’s SaaS uses a webcam to monitor facial… Read More