What is the Interactive Mirror ? It is a fun device that has many potential applications at home and in other places as well. Interactive Mirror allows the user to use it simultaneously both as a regular mirror and a digital display. Its touch-sensitive mirror-like surface can be drawn on and display a variety of interactive content, including images, which can be rearranged on-screen, and text which the user can view at different angles and font sizes.
Please check the CNN’s Gary Tuchman video report on the Magic Mirror at
Built with easily acquired parts, the interactive mirror offers an innovative interface, which according to Alpay was intentionally designed to be “non-computery”, so that people who aren’t technology savvy will find it usable. The Magic Mirror enhanced with Augmented Reality can be mainly applied to marketing and entertainment. With gesture recognition the mirror will also become an ideal device for trying on apparel. The video below illustrates the basics of the Interactive Mirror
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