Kinect SDK for Windows Developers is Now Available

The Microsoft Xbox 360 gaming console’s Kinect was originally intended strictly for the Xbox however within days of its original release, hackers had already figured out a way to interface the Kinect with their PC, thus setting off a revolution. Researchers and legit-programmers are now testing and using the Kinect for everything from hazardous industrial applications to academic technology and medical projects. As such, Microsoft has launched an official SDK, or Software Developer Kit providing both would-be hackers and official programmers and developers with the tools they need to move this resolution forward. Critics agree, big things are on the horizon for the Kinect. Read more here.

.



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • (FEATURING Gartner Research) Enterprises are increasingly relying on hybrid IT to speed up app deployment, access innovation, and reduce expenses. The impact? IT is being held responsible for the performance of apps that run on infrastructure they don't control. Although cloud providers' SLAs cover infrastructure uptime, incident response time commitments, and penalties, these are insufficient to guarantee excellent end user experience. This newly published guide, featuring Gartner research, provides: …

  • Snapshot-based data protection solutions were supposed to solve our backup challenges, weren't they? Then why are your backups still broken? Many issues with snapshots point to a need for better snapshot creation and management capabilities, to make backup and recovery more intelligent and more likely to succeed. If your snapshots are manually managed or of the "build-it-yourself" variety, there may be several reasons that they aren't working very well. Read this white paper to learn the five reasons why your …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date