Thursday, March 17, 2011

Online retailing - the future

A couple of weeks ago I posted some of my thoughts on 'the future of online retailing'. More evidence this might not be so far off in this video:

The demo is using a basic laptop, a video camera and the Kinect sensor for the Xbox 360. Nothing expensive in the hardware at all and the mind boggles with the possibilities as this technology only gets better.


  1. Totally. The research lab where this is filmed is the same research centre that developed the mouse! (The now rather common little device we all use to move the cursor on our computers).

  2. I think when the product actually looks real on the screen it could work really well i.e. its like really trying it on! I guess this is where the technology will advance to... This combined with product video could work well