Technology Gives Sight to Machines, Inexpensively
June 17, 2002 | Source: New York Times
Researchers are developing an inexpensive system that produces real-time three-dimensional images.
The 3D-Aware system from Palo Alto-based Tyzx can be used for surveillance of individuals in a crowd, security systems, games. It uses two inexpensive video cameras linked at high speed to a custom processing card in a standard PC.