Share this entry

Share this page

dataglove

Syllabification: da·ta·glove
Pronunciation: /ˈdatəˌɡləv, ˈdā-
 
/

Definition of dataglove in English:

noun

Computing
A device, worn like a glove, that allows the manual manipulation of images in virtual reality.
Example sentences
  • The parameters for the sign animations were input by a human signer wearing two datagloves.
  • More interesting applications include computers that can recognize gestures, or where your head is pointing, or if you're nodding off - without requiring mood-spoiling datagloves and the like.
  • We use Vizard Virtual Reality Software and datagloves to interact with the NPCs, developing a gesture and speech based interface.

Definition of dataglove in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtərpsikəˈrēən
adjective
of or relating to dancing