Projectnatal

04.13.12
Valve employee spills the hardware beans: wearable computers, ahoy
04.13.12

Valve employee spills the hardware beans: wearable computers, ahoy

When Michael Abrash started working for Valve, he expected the higher-ups to hand him a pile of wor...

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11.15.11
Microsoft Xbox turns X years old today, celebrates decade of console prowess
11.15.11

Microsoft Xbox turns X years old today, celebrates decade of console prowess

One decade ago today, on November 15, 2001, the Xbox gaming console was born, hitting stores acro...

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06.27.11
KinectNUI enables Minority Report style interaction in Windows sans gloves (video)
06.27.11

KinectNUI enables Minority Report style interaction in Windows sans gloves (video)

When Microsoft released its Kinect SDK we marveled at the impact it could have on desktop int...

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06.01.11
Kinect enabled head-tracking previewed in Forza 4 spotlight video, turns heads (video)
06.01.11

Kinect enabled head-tracking previewed in Forza 4 spotlight video, turns heads (video)

Ever since Johnny Chung Lee was snatched up by Microsoft's Project Natal team to work on Kinect,...

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02.21.11
Microsoft to release Kinect for Windows SDK this spring
02.21.11

Microsoft to release Kinect for Windows SDK this spring

Looks like we're not the only ones enjoying all those Kinect hacks being dreamed up and implemented...

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01.19.11
Kinect support for Windows in the works, SDK release this summer?
01.19.11

Kinect support for Windows in the works, SDK release this summer?

WinRumors, citing anonymous sources, reports that the official software developers kit (SDK) for K...

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01.03.11
Kinect hack turns you into a punching, waving MIDI controller (video)
01.03.11

Kinect hack turns you into a punching, waving MIDI controller (video)

If you're looking for an awesome, impractical way to make music with your computer (and who isn't?)...

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01.03.11
DIY telepresence robot uses PrimeSense Kinect drivers for extremely awkward push-ups (video)
01.03.11

DIY telepresence robot uses PrimeSense Kinect drivers for extremely awkward push-ups (video)

From enhancing your WoW game to putting you in Tom Hanks's shoes, DIYers the world o'er really do s...

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12.15.10
PrimeSense's OpenNI provides the best Kinect drivers yet, from someone who would know
12.15.10

PrimeSense's OpenNI provides the best Kinect drivers yet, from someone who would know

We've been so wrapped up in Kinect hacks lately that we actually missed a Kinect non-hack that emer...

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