Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Thanko Wearable Mouse: Minor Minority Report

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

With TVs getting smarter and computers getting smaller, Internet-connected TVs and home theaters will only become more common. So will peripherals designed to be used for couch computing, like this wireless glove mouse from Thanko.

thanko wearable gesture mouse

This silly gadget lets you control a cursor with the movements of your wrist. Two buttons worn on the index finger substitute for the left and right mouse buttons. I know, it looks like a prop from 90’s sci-fi B-movie, but it actually works:

Thanko is selling the wearable mouse for ¥4,980 (~$62 USD). Although the video makes it seem like a fairly useful product, I think the best way to control smart TVs would be to leverage tablets and smartphones with a keyboard/trackpad app. I think using something like this one would be tiring after a while.

[via Akihabara News]



5 Levels of Super Mario World

5 Levels of Super Mario World

LEGO Brick Erasers

LEGO Brick Erasers

NYT Reef Octopus Print

NYT Reef Octopus Print

Advertisement
2021 Chrysler Pacifica Minivan is One Cool People Mover

2021 Chrysler Pacifica Minivan is One Cool People Mover

2021 GMC Sierra Trucks Gain Trailering Tech and Cheaper Diesel Power

2021 GMC Sierra Trucks Gain Trailering Tech and Cheaper Diesel Power

2021 Ford Ranger Tremor Off-Road Package Is the Next Best Thing to a Ranger Raptor

2021 Ford Ranger Tremor Off-Road Package Is the Next Best Thing to a Ranger Raptor

Advertisement