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Google acquires startup company Flutter, who work on gesture tech

Google acquires gesture technology startup company, Flutter (NASDAQ:GOOG)

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:32 am

Before today, you probably haven't heard of Flutter, who are a startup company working on gesture recognition technology. Well, neither did I, but the startup has been acquired by Google.

 

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Flutter's gesture recognition technology focused on getting it working with a standard camera interface, such as webcams. Currently, Flutter only ships a Windows and Mac app, with this software continuing to work even though it has been acquired by Google. Google must see a future in the company, hence the acquisition that might help it with its future in gesture technology.

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