Sign language glove


Sign language glove

A sign language glove is an electronic device which converts the complex motions of a sign language into written or spoken words.

A young inventor on a Fulbright scholarship announced a working model in 2003 Fact|date=May 2008, and the US Army is also developing a battlefield model.Fact|date=May 2008

A model being currently created at the University of Reading, is one of the only ones to utilise two hands, attempt signs that involve motion, and make it relevant to British Sign Language (BSL) [http://www.freewebtown.com/rdg_slug/] .

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Sign language — Two men and a woman signing. A sign language (also signed language) is a language which, instead of acoustically conveyed sound patterns, uses visually transmitted sign patterns (manual communication, body language) to convey meaning… …   Wikipedia

  • V sign — For the V sign of dermatomyositis, see Shawl sign. An investigator flashes victory signs upon the 2006 arrival of material gathered by the Stardust spacecraft at the Johnson Space Center in Texas. The V sign is a hand gesture in which the index… …   Wikipedia

  • Wired glove — A P5 wired glove being used as a mouse A wired glove (sometimes called a dataglove or cyberglove ) is an input device for human–computer interaction worn like a glove. Various sensor technologies are used to capture physical data such as bending… …   Wikipedia

  • List of fashion topics — This is a list of topics related to fashion, many of which do not yet have Wikipedia articles. NOTOC 0 9 1300 1400 in fashion 1500 1550 in fashion 1600 1650 in fashion 1700 1750 in fashion 1795 1820 in fashion 20th century fashion A A line A line …   Wikipedia

  • Handshake — For the telecommunications concept, see Handshaking. Two men shaking hands A handshake is a short ritual in which two people grasp one of each other s like hands, in most cases accompanied by a brief up and down movement of the grasped hands …   Wikipedia

  • List of psychology topics — This page aims to list all topics related to psychology. This is so that those interested in the subject can monitor changes to the pages by clicking on Related changes in the sidebar. It is also to see the gaps in Wikipedia s coverage of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Subtitle (captioning) — For other uses, see Subtitle. Part of a series on Translation Types …   Wikipedia

  • Taos dialect — See also: Picuris dialect Taos Spoken in USA Region Taos Pueblo, New Mexico Native speakers 803  (1990 census) Language family Tanoan …   Wikipedia

  • Congo (film) — Congo Theatrical release poster Directed by Frank Marshall Produced by …   Wikipedia

  • Expressive aphasia — Classification and external resources Broca s area and Wernicke s area ICD 10 F80 …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.