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Rightware Kanzi Powers World’s Fastest Interactive 360 Video Player

MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – Rightware®, the leader in user interface (UI) creation and implementation software, announced that Finwe Ltd. has produced a series of groundbreaking applications, including the world’s fastest interactive 360 degree video player, using Rightware Kanzi UI solution.

Finwe Ltd. is an agile software company, which provides mobile R&D services and products. They focus on revolutionary mobile sensing and 3D user interaction solutions taking the user experience to a new level. Finwe creates high-end mobile products applying the newest technologies, thus enabling customers to significantly differentiate from competitors, add value to existing products, and speed up time-to-market.

“By utilizing Rightware Kanzi User Interface solution, we achieved a differentiating, superior user experience,” stated Juha Kela, CEO at Finwe Ltd. “Kanzi made it easy for us to rapidly create user interfaces for our applications as many of our applications utilize multiple interaction modalities such as sensor input, contextual information and physics modeling. We aim for an interaction as fluent and natural as possible; therefore, it is critical that the 3D user interface has such a swift response time and can keep up with the high frequency sensor data.”

Finwe leveraged Kanzi Studio to design and develop high-end mobile applications in the mobile, gaming, automotive, wellness and industrial markets:

  • The World’s Fastest interactive 360 Video Player
  • Automotive Cluster
  • Fantasy Dice
  • 3D Gyro Compass

Kanzi solution consists of a powerful Kanzi Studio, a UI content creation tool and a cross platform user interface engine, Kanzi Engine, in one complete package. This is a complete solution for rapid creation and immediate deployment of advanced 2D and 3D graphical user interfaces for software applications, mobile phones, tablets, automotive, set-top-box, smart TV and other embedded devices.

“Equipped with our state-of-the-art UI development solution, Finwe’s team of experts were able to deliver a number of high-quality applications in record time,” stated Tero Sarkkinen, President of Rightware Inc. “These various industry-first applications are also a great example of the versatility of Kanzi.”

These demos and others will be on display at Rightware’s stand at MWC 2013, Hall 5 #5E90. To book a meeting with Rightware at MWC – please email [email protected].

Video preview of the Finwe Interactive 360 video player: http://youtu.be/LExjIIY8yVg

About Finwe Ltd.

Finwe Ltd. has a team of educated experts with several years' R&D background at VTT- Technical Research Center of Finland. Applying the selected leading technologies, Finwe team offers a variety of high quality mobile software R&D services, ranging from concepting to software product deployment. One of the key strengths is mastering the gap between international research and commercial products. To complete the impactful scientific track record, the team has experience in developing for our clients outstanding products, used already by a magnitude of billion people worldwide. More information: www.finwe.fi

About Rightware

Rightware® is the market leader in advanced User Interface technology, serving mobile, automotive and other embedded industries with its Kanzi® solution for rapid user interface design and deployment. Rightware also develops industry leading system performance analysis tools and its renowned product portfolio includes the Basemark™ product family for various benchmarking purposes, including industry standard benchmarks for OpenGL ES, OpenVG, OpenCL, Android, Linux, and Windows Mobile performance measurement. Rightware is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has offices in Saratoga, CA, Shanghai and Munich. More information: www.rightware.com

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