This post is about bridging the marker-less face expression tracking software Faceshift with the 2D animation engine Live2D. Communication between the two software is the network via TCP/IP port 33433.
A lot of noise can be heard about a potential feature of the next iPad or iPhone: it would include perceptual recognition. Which would send the device to the future. And if Apple do so, the next step for everybody else will be to follow. Well maybe not.
Microsoft may be late in the smartphone and tablet development it learn fast, both from iOS and Android, then catch up quick. The next version of WINDOWS OS 8 will be exclusively focused on a smash-up between desktop PC and mobile device.