Kinect to Fingers, hands, pen and a mouse...
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Today Mike Taulty shares some magic of how he's using the Windows 8 pointer api's to turn the Kinect for Windows v2 into a touch/mouse like pointer...
One of the things that Windows 8 did when it came along with its new app development model was to...
It's a Unity Game Dev Twofer day
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Today I've got a Game Dev with Unity twofer for you...
First a Microsoft Virtual Academy on-demand series recorded from a recent live event and then a Unity powered tower defense game tutorial (with source) from Dimitris-Ilias Gkanatsios. Between the two of these you should get a nice Unity jump start...
Custom Gestures, Kinect for Windows v2 and the Visual Gesture Builder
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Recently on the Kinect for Windows Developer Blog Ben Lower and Angela Hillier provide over two hours of detailed training and information about the new Kinect for Windows v2 SDK Visual Gesture Builder. Make sure you also check out the VBG whitepaper, "Visual Gesture Builder: A Data-Driven Solution...
Kinect for Windows SDK v2 Public Preview updated (2.0.1409.10000)
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This past week the Kinect for Windows v2 SDK was updated, v2.0.1409.10000, with this version getting the SDK, and your apps, ready for the final release and commercial deployment later this year...
Today we released another update to the Kinect for Windows...
NavigateTo powered up with help from Windows Search in NavigateToAll
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Recently I highlighted a cool Visual Studio extension that indexes and helps you search your code, Say no to grep, say hello to "real" code searching with Sando Code Search Extension.
When I wrote the post, and played with this extension in the past year, I did wonder about the overhead of doing...
TWC9: WinJS 3.0, Dev Center Lifetime Registration, the .NET Universe Poster and more
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This week on Channel 9, Brian and Dan discuss the week's top developer news, including;
Cradle to Coder: It's a Kid Coder Week - Post three, Maker Kids!
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Our final post in our Kid Coders week and also our Hardware Friday post comes from no better place to encourage our Maker Kids than... Make:!
Every fall we get a new crop of schools and teachers coming to us looking for ways to get...
From Zero to Hero, Kinect to Sphero
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We've highlighted coding the Sphero previously here on Channel 9, The Ball is in our court and control with the Sphero C# Controller (WP8, MonoDroid, MonoTouch and more), but never like this. Today's project from Mike Taulty covers a number of topics, from start to Modern App all with the Kinect and...
Cradle to Coder: It's a Kid Coder Week - Post two, Code.org's new Code Studio
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Kindergarten coders: Code.org launches open source Code Studio to boost kids’ learning of computer science
Code.org announced the launch of its new Code Studio today – an open source product designed to make it easy for kids...
Liberty University Kinects
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Today's inspirational project is a great example of how the Kinect continues to transform the non-gaming world...
Microsoft has made Kinect a big part of its latest gaming console, Xbox One, though customers can now buy the box without that technology...