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Controlling a Gigapixel Image With Kinect

We’ve recently released two new modules on Open Exhibits. The gigapixel viewer module allows Open Exhibits and GestureWorks users to plug any gigapixel image into our Flash application and drag and zoom it using multitouch inputs. We recently demo’d this app for … Continue reading

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Open API – An API Generator for Your MySQL Database

Many popular social networking sites, including facebook, twitter, flickr and YouTube, provide a public application programming interface, or API. APIs allow developers to access the data maintained by these sites to build their own applications and get data. The API … Continue reading


This project is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under Award Number MG-30-14-0037-14.

Matching funds for OpenExhibits are provided by Ideum, makers of custom exhibits, touch tables, video walls and touch walls. Ideum also rents multitouch tables.

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