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Doublepoint takes SLUSH by storm with game-changing wristband controller

New standard for gesture tracking

We at FOV Ventures couldn't be prouder today! Doublepoint Technologies, one of our earliest investments, has just stepped into the spotlight at SLUSH 2023 with a groundbreaking announcement. They've unveiled what's being hailed as the world's most advanced wristband controller - a device that's set to revolutionize the realm of human-computer interaction.

We recently conducted an interview with CEO, Ohto Pentikäinen to coincide with their product launch. Below, you can explore Ohto’s insights and view the impressive demos.

The future on your wrist: Doublepoint's groundbreaking release

From day one, we've believed in the team at Doublepoint and their vision. Today, they've not only lived up to that belief but have exceeded expectations with their incredible advancements. It's no surprise, given the extraordinary talent and expertise they bring to the table, led by CEO Ohto Pentikäinen and VP of Product Thomas Joseph. Their announcement at SLUSH is a testament to the team's hard work and innovation.

Their new wristband controller, featuring continuous touch-based gesture tracking, is a marvel of technology. It’s designed to transform the way we interact with augmented and virtual reality, wearables, and the Internet of Things. What makes this technology so special is its unique AI-based algorithm, which combines touch and gesture in a way that's both natural and powerful. This isn't just a step forward; it's a leap into the future of digital interaction.

The Doublepoint wristband controller is a beacon of hope for a future where clunky hardware becomes a thing of the past. It's a universal controller activated by simple gestures, integrating seamlessly with existing wearables. The precision and accuracy of their continuous gesture tracking algorithm set a new standard in the industry, achievable with just a single IMU and heart rate sensor. This innovation is a clear indication of the team's commitment to simplicity and efficiency.

Preorders for the Doublepoint Kit at CES Unveiled Las Vegas

And the journey doesn't stop here. Doublepoint Technologies is opening pre-orders for the Doublepoint Kit at CES Unveiled Las Vegas in January 2024. They're inviting everyone to experience the magic of their technology first-hand, a chance to witness the future of touch-based interaction.

We've been on this journey with Doublepoint from the beginning, and seeing them achieve such incredible milestones fills us with immense pride and excitement. Congratulations to the entire team at Doublepoint! We can't wait to see where their growth journey takes them next. This is just the beginning of a new era in digital interaction, and we're thrilled to be a part of it.

Stay tuned for more updates and breakthroughs from Doublepoint and the rest of our portfolio companies as we continue to invest in and support the pioneers shaping our digital future.