Bass said:
BitFlipper said:
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If it's true, this is bigger then a video game controller. There are many many many many many

many many many

applications that have been waiting for an inexpensive 3d range finder

Yeah no joke, imagine if digital cameras stored depth components for each pixel like this does.  You edit images in Photoshop easily, remove the background just by deleting pixels greater than a certain depth, etc. Or you could use depth data to extrude a 3d model.