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Leap Motion Development Essentials by Mischa Spiegelmock

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Preface

Once in a great while, a revolutionary and exciting new way of interacting with technology comes along. Leap Motion makes natural gesture-based interfaces a reality, and gives software developers access to a large and powerful set of features and capabilities. This guide is for software engineers who wish to get an overview of the Leap Software Development Kit modules, types and interfaces in C++ along with some guidelines for getting the most out of your Leap device and creating usable, gestural software interfaces.

What this book covers

Chapter 1, Leap Motion SDK – A Quick Start, explores how to begin using the Leap C++ SDK right away, with a sample mouse control program. It covers how to receive frame updates and read finger position ...

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