Code by typing directly on your laptop while the architecture of your software evolves before you on the table.
Comfortably work together on tasks that are complex and architectural but easily parallelise team efforts when doing simple and well understood tasks.
CoffeeTable is low cost and implemented using two Wiimotes and a projector. We use WiiTUIO to generate touch events which are passed to the IDE visulisation (built usingMicrosoft's WPF).
CoffeeTable is a fully functional Java IDE which is trivial to make language agnostic.
CoffeeTable is just one possible future among many. We believe that tools like CoffeeTable can help establish a shared vision and common goals in an often long complicated process.
Some of the main features are highlighted to the left. Despite being a drastic departure from the norm, the majority said they enjoyed using the system and it "made it fun".