eye tracking

RightEye’s portable eye-tracking test catches concussions and reading problems in five minutes

They say the eyes are the windows to the soul, but physiologically speaking, they're windows to the brain. RightEye is a startup that looks through that window to detect common but often subtle vision

Inspired by a hackathon project, Native eye-tracking support comes to Windows 10

The traditional keyboard and mouse (or trackpad) interface for desktop and laptop computers works for most people, but for a whole contingent of people with limited mobility or other conditions, it ju

FOVE eye-tracking headset starts shipping

Japanese eye-tracking virtual reality headset FOVE is starting to ship its first units from its successful Kickstarter campaign last year. The company originally planned to ship its product about eigh

Oculus acquires eye-tracking startup The Eye Tribe

The direction you look could one day control your VR or mobile experience thanks to Facebook and Oculus’ latest buy, The Eye Tribe. Oculus confirms to me that this is an official acquisition. Th

If only Huawei’s handsome, high-tech Honor Magic phone was coming to the US

Lucky China, always getting the good stuff. First pandas, and now the Huawei Honor Magic. This curvy beauty is packed with interesting tech, from a dual-camera system on the back to an eye-tracking se

A new brain health app from Neurotrack warns users of memory decline

A Redwood City, Calif. startup called Neurotrack Technologies Inc. has created a brain health app that is helping scientists unravel the mysteries of memory, and work to find a cure for Alzheimer&#8

TVision raises $6.8M to take on Nielsen with thermal eye and emotion tracking tech

Another startup out of MIT built on computer vision and focused on eye-tracking technology has raised funding to build out its business: Boston-based TVision Insights, which tracks who is watching wh

Crowdsourced data can teach your phone to follow your eyes

Eye tracking has always been a tough problem. Multi-camera solutions existed in order to sense the position of the eyes in 3D space, but in general watching where your peepers pointed was too hard for

Why gaze tracking startup Cogisen is eyeing the Internet of Things

How will you interact with the Internet of Things in your smart home of the future? Perhaps by looking your connected air conditioning unit in the lens from the comfort of your sofa and fanning your f

Eye-tracking virtual reality startup FOVE raises $11M Series A

Eye-tracking virtual reality headset maker FOVE has closed an $11 million Series A led by Colopl VR Fund, with participation from the venture fund of Hon Hai (Foxconn), 2020, and Samsung Venture Inves

Eyefluence Eye Interaction System Emerges From Stealth With $14 Million Investment

Eyefluence, a company that has created a unique eye tracking system for use with today’s virtual reality/augmented reality headsets, emerged from stealth today with a $14 million Series B fundin

Apple Patents Eye-Tracking And Visual Control Tech For Mac, iOS And Beyond

Apple has been granted a patent (via AppleInsider) that describes a method for tracking eye movement and using it to control UI elements on computing devices. The gaze-based control system also includ

New Glasses From Tobii Aim To Make Eye Tracking Research More Flexible

The eye tracking experts at <a target="_blank" href="http://www.tobii.com">Tobii</a> announced the Tobii Glasses 2, their latest combined glasses and software system built for advanced eye tracking an

Umoove Launches iOS Game To Make The Case For A Face-Tracking Gesture Interface On Mobile

Umoove is a mobile-focused Israeli startup that plays in the eye- and face-tracking space. It's just today launched an (iOS) app that showcases its face-tracking technology -- to get developers and us

The Eye Tribe Says It’s Shipping Its First $99 Eye-Tracking Units, Raises Another $1M

The Eye Tribe, which took the stage today at TechCrunch’s CES Hardware Battlefield, has developed affordable hardware that allows users to control software with the motion of their eyes. In fact,

The Eye Tribe’s Strategy Is Larger Than Their $99 Eye Tracking Hardware Unit

The Eye Tribe Tracker is an aftermarket eye tracker currently available for Windows-based tablets and computers and serves many functions from gaming to reading. We first told you about this inexpensi

The Eye Tribe Starts Pre-Orders For $99 Eye Tracking Developer Device For Windows PCs

Denmark's The Eye Tribe is not an indigenous group that worships the ocular organ, but a startup that works in machine vision, specifically developing eye tracking tech for use in consumer electronics

Tobii And Synaptics Partner On Ultrabook Prototype With Eye Tracking Tech

You will gaze at your computer, and your computer will gaze back. That's the inevitable path of progress in interface design, as evidenced by ongoing projects from companies like Leap Motion, Umoove,

Umoove Is Poised To Blanket The World With Mobile Head-Tracking Tech, With Or Without The Galaxy S IV

Israeli startup Umoove has attracted a lot of attention for its head- and eye-tracking technology after early reports that it might be powering a feature that does the same in Samsung's Galaxy S IV. N

The Implications Of The Interface That Watches You

This coming week, we're likely to get a peek at Samsung's next generation Galaxy flagship smartphone, and by most accounts, it'll have an auto-scrolling feature that can use head movement cues to dete
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