Which API is right for me?

Within our Developer Tools for PC/Mac, there are multiple methods to connect to our headsets. These methods differ based on the platform(s) you'd like to work with and the language(s) you'd like to code with:

1. ThinkGear Connector (TGC)

Runs as a background program, allowing your program to get ThinkGear data from a standard TCP/IP socket

Documentation Link

2. ThinkGear Communications Driver (TGCD) for Various Languages

Link a shared library: .dll or .bundle

A J2ME .jar library

3. ThinkGear Communications Protocol

Specification Document


Included with the Research Tools Matlab programming

More Information

Remember to look in the Developers Guide in the MDT for more info about your chosen API.

If you still have a question about which API will be right for you and your application, please describe your envisioned application to us through our Support Site or send us an email.