Happy Birthday Kinect!
Just a quick post to wish the Kinect a Happy First Birthday and to let you know that instead of you giving gifts to the Kinect, its giving YOU stuff!
- New Site! www.kinectforwindows.org
- New Twitter! @KinectWindows
- New Blog! https://blogs.msdn.com/b/kinectforwindows
- Updated SDK! Kinect for Windows SDK v1.0 Beta 2
This is also timely – MSR and the Kinect Effect:
- Microsoft Research and the Kinect Effect (https://blogs.msdn.com/b/msr_er/archive/2011/11/04/microsoft-research-and-the-kinect-effect.aspx)
- Contributions to Kinect for Xbox 360 (https://research.microsoft.com/en-us/about/feature/contributionstokinectforxbox360.aspx)
Here's a number of samples and libraries that have been updated for Beta 2;
- Kinect for Windows SDK Beta 2 Overview Video
- Visual Basic version of SDK Samples
- Kinect for Windows SDK Quickstarts
- Coding4Fun Kinect Toolkit
- Kinect Paint
- Kinect Mouse Cursor