LookAtMe

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Language
Java
Version
Version1.0 (Mar 4, 2019)
Created
Mar 4, 2019
Updated
Mar 5, 2019
Owner
Pradyuman Dixit (Pradyuman7)
Contributor
Pradyuman Dixit (Pradyuman7)
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LookAtMe

Android library for a VideoView that plays video only when 👀 are open and 👦 is detected.

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AndroidPub (Medium) Post

You can read the AndroidPub post about this library, the perks it provides and other details here.

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Prerequisites

Add this in your root build.gradle file (not your module build.gradle file):

allprojects {
  repositories {
   ...
   maven { url 'https://www.jitpack.io' }
  }
 }

Dependency

Add this to your module's build.gradle file (make sure the version matches the JitPack badge above):

dependencies {
         implementation 'com.github.Pradyuman7:LookAtMe:Version1.0'
}

Usage

LookAtMe is very easy to use and can be directly used in your application. You just need to first declare the LookAtMe variable in your activity, and add the following in layout of your activity (XML file).

        private LookAtMe lookAtMe;
        lookAtMe = findViewById(R.id.lookme);
<com.pd.lookatme.LookAtMe
        android:id="@+id/lookme"
        android:layout_width="match_parent"
        android:layout_height="250dp" />

After this, just initiallise LookAtMe variable with the activity context, add the video URI, start the video and just call setLookMe(), the whole code would look something like this:

        lookAtMe.init(this);
        lookAtMe.setVideoURI(Uri.parse("android.resource://" + getPackageName() + "/" + R.raw.videoplayback));

        lookAtMe.start();
        lookAtMe.setLookMe();

You can also personalise the experience according to your need, using init(). In this method you can add if you want the eye-tracking mode to be FAST or ACCURATE, and also which camera to use, front or back. The method bodies look like this:

public void init(Context activityContext, String mode, String cameraFace){
        // add mode to be fast or accurate and cameraFace to be front or back
    }
public void init(Context activityContext, String mode){
        // add mode to be accurate or fast   
    }

Pull Request

Have some new ideas or found a bug? Do not hesitate to open an issue and make a pull request.

License

LookAtME is under . See the LICENSE file for more info.

Credits

The video being played in the android app is owned solely by Pixar animations and the author lays no claim over the video.