Table Tennis Trainer? With this table you’ll also want to play table tennis. The Table Tennis Trainer has been developed by a university and puts eyes at the geeks.
If the ping-pong is a sport that you do not call too much attention it is because you’ve never played on a Table Tennis Trainer. This table, which uses the so – called augmented reality, has been developed by Thomas Mayer, a student at the University of Design Schwäbish Gmüd (in Schwabisch Gmund, Germany), and has all the necessary qualities to convince anyone to take the Pallas. And it is that the area is interactive type, which allows it to be followed at all times how the game goes, the movement of the ball and to help players to training to improve their performance.
For this Mayer has developed a special interface that is projected on the table to provide information on the statistics of the players (you save multiple profiles to follow the progression of each). Own game data can be further modified, so that not only have to make use of modes and preloaded but are allowed to establish the rules of play that everyone wants to games. A HD projector is responsible for providing information in real time while two Playstation Eye cameras have the task of making the record of the movements of the ball.
Table Tennis Trainer? Imaginative know if Thomas eventually commercializing such an idea or will stay forever in his thesis project for college, but we are sure that if he were to windows over one end fond entertained table tennis. Check out the video and judge for yourself.