"Analysis of the Kinect For Windows SDK 1.8 Background Removal API"
Avg Rating: 0The second post in our mini-Background Removal theme week comes from someone I don't believe I've highlighted before, but I think that's going to change... Charles Palen takes a closer look at the official Background Removal, and having done the same thing himself, discusses how he thinks it does…
Doing Background Removal Example
Avg Rating: 0The final two posts of the week will be highlighting another new capability of the latest Kinect SDK, Background Removal. First, Friend of the Gallery, Bruno Capuano, gives us a quick look at using it... [#KINECT] HowTo: Remove the background while preserving a body with the new #KinectSdk[GD: Note,…
MSDN Kinect For Windows Library (including Kinect Web Applications)
Avg Rating: 3(2)Last week we highlighted a couple resources to help you create great Kinect for Windows applications, Kinect for Windows Dev Center and Kinect for Windows Human Interface Guidelines (HIG). Below I've plucked out some additional MSDN resources that might help you, with the final one being something…
Kinect for Windows Human Interface Guidelines (HIG)
Avg Rating: 4.5(2)The last post in this week's Kinect for Windows SDK v1.8 theme week is a document that everyone doing any Kinect development should (must?) read and understand... Developing Kinect application is very different than other kinds. It's not keyboard, mouse or touch. It's something different. Don't…
[Breaking News] Kinect for Windows SDK v1.8 now available
Avg Rating: 0Some great news from Bob Heddle Director, Kinect for Windows... Updated SDK, with HTML5, Kinect Fusion improvements, and moreI am pleased to announce that we released the Kinect for Windows software development kit (SDK) 1.8 today. This is the fourth update to the SDK since we first released it…
TWC9: ID@Xbox, Visual Studio 2012.4 RC2, NuGet Concierge and more
Avg Rating: 4.75(3)This week on Channel 9, Dan and Brian Peek discuss the week's top developer news, including; [00:38] Independent Developers @ Xbox, Spawning a New Wave of Innovation for Xbox One Games (Chris Charla, Phil Harrison), http://www.xbox.com/en-us/Developers/id [01:49] VS/TFS 2012.4 (Update 4) RC 2 is…
"Kinect Status Notifier"
Avg Rating: 0Today's project from Abhijit Jana is a cool DLL, with code, that helps you keep track of the connection status of your Kinect. He gets extra credit for releasing it on NuGet too... Kinect Status Notifier – Notify Kinect Status in System TrayThe Kinect Status Notifier, will pops up a notification in…
await GetKinect in FluentKinect
Avg Rating: 5(3)Today's project by Marcus Kohnert brings us back to the FluentKinect and Marcus' recent update to make it awaitable... await GetKinect()In the first blog post about FluentKinect I’ve mentioned that I’m not very happy with the actual process of getting a KinectSensor instance from the KinectSensors…
Polishing your presentation skills Kinect Showreel
Avg Rating: 0Today's project by Dr Wole Oyekoya is one that combines two of the favorite Kinect for Windows things to do, greenscreen and presentations... And kudo's to him for releasing his source. We all stand on the shoulders and all that, and every source release means we all stand a little taller... …
"Rockin' Out With Rockets"
Avg Rating: 0I highlighted this project earlier this month in the Kinect Gallery, Kinecting to rockets... by Kevin Erickson, but there's more information now (i.e. a 58 page doc) and I just dig the idea of using app's, Xbox Controllers and/or a Kinect to fire off rockets! Rockin' Out With RocketsRockin' Out With…