ETHNO TEKH - "real-time, jamming and layering with Kinect-controlled audio/visual instruments"
Avg Rating: 3(1)Today's inspiration video is another example of performance art and music and the Kinect. ETHNO TEKH | live at Enig'matik Vibrations [Melb,Aus] 2012This is real-time, jamming and layering with Kinect-controlled audio/visual instruments, and not a pre-scripted show. 1:34 - "Tekhnology"3:10…
Making MIDI Music with the Kinect and a Theremin project
Avg Rating: 5(1)Today's project is a kind that seems to very popular with the Kinect, turning movement into music... My Theremin for 2 Persons Using KinectInvented by the Russian professor Leon Theremin, the original theremin was one of the first electronic instruments. The controlling section consisted of two…
No, you're not crazy, you're just talking to your Windows Phone 8 app (and this sample shows you how)
Avg Rating: 0Today's Mobile Monday project is a Windows Phone 8 SDK Sample project that shows off something I've not seen highlighted too often, how you can build in voice and speech into your Windows Phone 8 app's. Alarm Clock with voice Commands SampleThis sample demonstrates how to manage an alarm by using…
Help crunch the Kinect. It's time for the Crunchies!
Avg Rating: 0Do you Kinect? Do you think the Kinect for Windows is beyond awesome? Has it helped you change your world or the world around you? Have some of the projects or inspirational posts you've seen here touched your heart or mind? Now's you're chance to let everyone know the cool that is the Kinect for…
Faceshift, a Kinect based real time facial movement package
Avg Rating: 0Today's commercial Kinect product shows off some of the amazing things that are just now becoming available for the Kinect. Watch this: Kinect-powered motion capture mimics your facial movements in real timeFaceshift is a new motion capture utility that does an impressive job of replicating facial…
XInput PInvoking your XBox 360 Controller
Avg Rating: 5(1)Today's hardware Friday project by Joel Ivory Johnson is one that I thought interesting in a number of ways. One, that it shows how we can use the XBox controller without XNA, yet still using managed languages and also as a non-trivial example of how to translate native calls for use in a managed…
"Kinect Client Server System"
Avg Rating: 0Today's project shows off one means of connecting a WindowsRT app to a Kinect for Windows device (And shows off a bunch of other cool things like some DirectX goodness and more) The Byte Kitchen's Open Sources - Kinect Client Server SystemThe Kinect Client Server system consists of a desktop…
Microsoft Robotics samples and new Kinect for Windows SDK versions
Avg Rating: 0Today's information from Bruno Capuano provides a nice "how to" to get the Microsoft Robotics samples that use the Kinect for Windows SDK to compile with the latest version of the SDK... [#KINECT] HowTo: Compile Microsoft #Robotics samples for #KinectSdk 1.6Buenas, at the event on Tuesday…
That's a great v1.0 shot... Greenshot v1.0 is out!
Avg Rating: 0We highlighted this project a year and a half ago, That's a great shot... Greenshot, and it's been chugging away, moving slowly and steadily to a v1.0 release. And now... Greenshot 1.0 is finally available for download now!We are very proud to announce that Greenshot 1.0 is finally available for…
Kinect + OpenCV + WPF = Blob Tracking
Avg Rating: 0Today's project by Erik Klimczak provides a great example of blending a couple different things together gives us something very yummy and tasty... Blob Tracking: Kinect + OpenCV + WPFWith the latest SDK release, the Kinect platform has become pretty robust – skeleton tracking, gesture…