Handily: Vocational training through games
Aneeqa Ishaq, Vipul S Redey
Learning to be a technician means acquiring skills that are very tactile in nature and require the use of your hands. The Microsoft Kinect has a gesture-based interface that is particularly well-suited to teach you to use your hands. Handily aspires to develop games that leverage that unique Kinect quality, to better prepare you for a 21st century technician career. The current Handily prototype delves into tasks that a solar panel installer needs to learn.