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.
Side to the open-source tool chain we wrote in a preview article, big player like Intel or Microsoft are developing their own proprietary development suite. Intel XDK is an all-in-one solution for mobile apps forged with web technologies.
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.