In the past few years, we have covered plenty of awesome robots and various ways one can control them. You don’t need fancy hardware to interact with your robots. Take ManoMotion’s framework for instance: it is a real-time 3D gesture analysis system that relies on your phone’s camera to let you interact with apps and even robots.
ManoMotion supports iOS, Android, Unity, Windows, and other platforms. Its SDK enables developers incorporate gesture recognition into their own products. The above video shows how you can use this framework to control a robot hand.