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GESTURE CONTROLLED ROBOT (ACCELEROMETER BASED)
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INTRODUCTION
What is gesture?
 A
gesture
is a form of non-verbal communicationin whichvisible bodily actions communicate particular messages,either in place of speechor together and in parallel withwords. Gestures include movement of thehands,face,or  other parts of thebody.Gestures differ from physical non-verbal communication that does not communicate specificmessages, such as purelyexpressivedisplays,proxemics,  or displays of joint attention.Gestures allow individuals tocommunicate a variety of feelings and thoughts, fromcontempt and hostility to approval and affection, oftentogether withbody language
in addition towordswhenthey speak.Gestures are processed in the same areas of the brainasspeechandsign languagesuch as the leftinferior  frontal gyrus(Broca's area) and the posterior middle temporal gyrus,posterior superior temporalsulcusandsuperior temporal gyrus(Wernicke's area). It
 
GESTURE CONTROLLED ROBOT (ACCELEROMETER BASED)
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has been suggested that these parts of the brain originallysupporting the pairing of gesture and meaning and thenwere adapted inhuman evolution"for the comparablepairing of sound and meaning as voluntary control over the vocal apparatus was established and spoken languageevolved".
 
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What is robot?
  A
robot
is a mechanical device that can perform tasksautomatically. Some robots require some degree of guidance, which may be done using a remote control, or with a computer interface. A robot is usually anelectro-mechanical machinethat is guided by a programor circuitry.Robots can beautonomous,semi-autonomous or remotely controlled and range from humanoids suchasASIMOandTOPIOtoNano robots,'swarm' robots,  andindustrial robots. By mimicking a lifelike appearance or automatingmovements, a robot may convey a sense of intelligenceor thoughtof its own.
The branch of technology thatdeals with robots is calledrobotics.
 The first digital andprogrammablerobot was inventedbyGeorge Devolin 1954 and was named the 
.It was sold toGeneral Motorsin 1961 where it was usedto lift pieces of hot metal fromdie castingmachines attheInland Fisher Guide Plantin theWest Trentonsection of Ewing Township, New Jersey. 

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