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Gest: Work With Your Hands

A project in Austin, TX by Gest

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Gest is a wearable device that allows you to control your computer or mobile device with your hands.
Backers: 902
Average Pledge Per Backer: $222

Funded: $199,988 of $100,000
Dates: Oct 29th -> Nov 28th (31 days)
Project By: Gest
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Latest News

Music control with Gest

November 26th - via:
When we said Gest can control your music, we weren’t kidding. Join Ben as he takes you through some example implementations of what music control with Gest could look like. We hooked it up to Spotify, Traktor, Ableton, and even a theremin in a... (Read More)

Here it is: Drone Control

November 19th - via:
You asked for drone control, so here it is!  Interested in learning more? Check out our blog post here. We’ll be updating you again soon with some more experiments we’re running in house, so stay tuned. We always love to hear what you plan to... (Read More)

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November 2nd - via:
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Gest is successfully funded!

November 1st - via:
Thanks to your support, Gest has reached its goal of $100,000 in only three days! Wow. We can’t thank you enough for your enthusiastic support and for making our dreams come true! Because we hit our goal so quickly, we’re happy to announce a new... (Read More)

Thank you!

October 30th - via:
All of us at Gest have been blown away by the excitement and support we’ve already seen in the past 24 hrs. Thank you so much for your enthusiasm and for knocking it out of the park day one!  Based on the feedback we’ve heard, we’re increasing... (Read More)

Gest is a wearable keyboard and mouse replacement currently on Kickstarter

October 30th - via:
Could this be the product that finally solves the challenge of intuitive, comfortable motion controls? (Read More)

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