Tag: Kinect

  • More XBox Kinect Hacks: Interactive Puppet Prototype

    Although the 3D overlay and manipulations have a bit more wow factor, this early demo is still nifty. The potential of this is amazing. A quick installation prototype Emily and I hooked up with the libfreenect Kinect drivers and ofxKinect. The system is doing skeleton tracking on the arm and determining where the shoulder, elbow,…

  • Hacking XBox Kinect

    Hacking XBox Kinect

    Merely days after the release of the Microsoft XBox Kinect motion capture accessory, lots of people have started to hack away at it. The immediate deconstructuon and reappropriation of the Kinect has already gained notable media attention, including coverage on the NY Times. Unfortunately, Microsoft has declined to support this innovation.