"Learn to program with Visual Basic & .NET Gadgeteer"
Avg Rating: 5(1)Today's Hardware Friday's post is all about a new book from Microsoft Research, Visual Basic and some Fez... New Gadgeteer Book - Learn to program with Visual Basic & .NET GadgeteerNET Gadgeteer can be used to develop core programming skills that are needed when studying Computer Science at…
Kinecting AR Drone - Part 1
Avg Rating: 5(1)Today Tom Kerkhove is back with his very cool Kinecting AR Drone project. Make sure you click through as he does a great job explaining and detailing each code section... Kinecting AR Drone Pt. I – Basic UI, Kinect camera & voice recognitionI’m back! Now what I forgot in my introduction post was…
BabylonJS + WebGL + Bing + Maps + 3D = BabylonBing
Avg Rating: 5(1)Today's Web Wednesday from Andy Beaulieu shows how we can play with the new WebGL capabilities in IE11, using the power of Bing's 3D Maps... Bing 3D Maps using WebGL and BabylonJSIn this post, we will look at how we can use BabylonJS and WebGL to create a 3D height map and route path using data…
Drag and Drop and the Kinect
Avg Rating: 0Today's project by Marcus Kohnert show us how we can Drag and Drop with the Kinect for Windows SDK v1.7. Drag & Drop with Kinect for WindowsWith the inclusion of the InteractionStream and the ability to detect a Grip gesture in the Kinect for Windows SDK Update 1.7 it’s now possible to grab UI…
El Bruno Kinect for Windows v2's
Avg Rating: 0Today's post is a rollup of a number of recent Kinect for Windows v2 posts done by El Bruno (aka Bruno Capuano). It looks like he's really enjoying it... First off, remember this is BETA hardware and software. It WILL change in the future... “This is preliminary software and/or hardware and APIs…
Windows 8.1, Windows Phone, NFC, Bluetooth and help in building connected app's.
Avg Rating: 4(1)Today's project from Joost van Schaik is a Hardware Friday, a Mobile Monday and Windows Wednesday project all wrapped up in one post. WiFi Direct, NFC, Bluetooth, Windows 8, 8.1 and Windows Phone 8 and some code to help you build apps that talk between them all. Building for both: a…
More Machine 2 Machine with M2Mqtt. Now with SSL/TLS and async events
Avg Rating: 0In today's Hardware Friday post we're revisiting the work of Paolo Patierno and his cool M2Mqtt client library, Machine 2 Machine with a MQTT .Net Library. He's continued to drive it forward, adding new features and capabilities. One of the best, IMHO, is its SSL/TLS support. One the things that…
Technology and Friends and the Kinect, C#, Netduino and robots!
Avg Rating: 0In this videocast we spend some quality time with a budding Kinect developer... Episode 254: Brian and Stephen Sherwin on Controlling your Robot Army with C#, NetDuino and KinectWith the help of this father Brian, Steven Sherwin programmed a robot to respond to commands from a computer and from a…
Direct to Windows Store... The DirectX C++ Game Project Template and Getting Started Guide
Avg Rating: 0In today's Windows Wednesday post, Jim Galasyn highlights a new DirectX Game Project Template and its Getting Started Guide... Jim Galasyn's Learning Curve - DirectX game templates for Visual Studio are posted Are you creating a game for the Windows Store? If you’re looking for high-performance,…
Tearing down the new Kinect
Avg Rating: 0While we wait for the initial new Kinect recipients to build their awesome next gen app's, here's a look at the new Kinect that comes with the Xbox One... Microsoft’s Xbox One Costs $90 More to Build Than Sony’s PS4, Teardown ShowsWith the recent release of two significant game consoles, research…