Kinect for Windows v2 SDK and Unity 3D
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The Kinect for Windows SDK v2 is almost out, the SDK is just about ready for public beta and the excitement is really starting to grow. A number of developers, including many of you, have been coding your fingers off in the private alpha/developer preview program.
Until the curtains go up on the public...
Extending Visual Studio with your new buddy, VsCommandBuddy
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Today's Visual Studio Extension comes to us from Paul Huizer. Imagine project or solution scope commands, commands that can be version controlled and easily shared.
Here' I'll let him describe it;
VsCommandBuddy allows you to dynamically add new commands to Visual Studio IDE using configuration files which...
LEGO Mindstorms, Windows Phone, Azure and you
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Windows Phone 8.1 Text to Speech, Speech to Text and Cortana
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Windows Phone 8.1 will be hitting phones soon now. Yeah, I know all of YOU are running the Windows Phone 8.1 Dev Preview, but for the general user, most should be getting in the coming weeks and months (insert standard disclaimer that your mileage may vary, dates are estimates and under external control,...
Kinecting to Dinos
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Today's inspirational project, highlighted by Rob Wolf, shows a pretty unique real-world implementation of the Kinect. And one that's really pretty cool. Like the Rob says, who doesn't like dino's, especially Kinect powered ones!
Who doesn’t love dinosaurs? Matt...
Kinect for Windows v2 Live('ish)
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We will take a look at what's new in Kinect for Windows v2 including the improvements...
Coding4Fun Second Quarter 2014 Round-up
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We're half way through the year already? Wow, where did the time go?
Anyway, below is round-up of all the Coding4Fun area posts from April through June as well as just June. As we settle into summer, I'm sure there's something in this list to motivate, excite or inspire you!
Second Quarter Round-Up
.NET Micro Framework Future? [Hint: Sure looks it like!]
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If you've been watching the .NET Micro Framework for a while you've got to be wondering about it's future. There hasn't been much talk about the next version, etc.
Until recently at least!
Paolo Patierno posted a nice roll-up of some of the back channel chatter, tweets, comments and more, most of which...
Tilt and Smoothing Parameters WPF controls for your next Kinect Project
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Today's Kinect for Windows v1 project is a work in progress found on CodePlex. Why re-invent when you can just reuse. :)
Current release contains two Kinect related UI WPF Controls to simplify developers live:
- Kinect tilt control - provides ability to tilt the controller up and...
Defrag: WiFi vs Ethernet, Surface tips, The Future of the Kinect and more...
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Microsoft tech troubleshooter extraordinaire Gov Maharaj and I help walk you through troubleshooting solutions to your tech support problems. If you have a problem you want to send us, you can use the Problem Step Recorder in Windows 7 (see this for details on how) and send us the zip file to DefragShow@microsoft.com...