New Kinect Hacks Round Up II

Kinect Teleoperation of Humanoid Robot (good stuff after 1:20) See article about this hack http://www.fastcompany.com/1713032/kinect-hacked-to-control-humanoid-robot-fi...

Kinect Hand Detection  See article about this hack http://www.extremetech.com/article2/0,2845,2374136,00.asp

Kinect + HMD Virtual Reality See article about this hack http://www.engadget.com/2010/12/21/kinect-paired-with-vuzix-vr920-shades-crea... 

World of Warcraft with Microsoft Kinec >See article about this hack http://www.fastcompany.com/1712771/kinect-hacked-to-play-world-of-warcraft-th...

Real time lightsaber on the Kinect on PC See article about this hack http://gizmodo.com/5695567/latest-kinect-hack-you-are-the-jedi

Virtopsy - Potential use of gesture control in medicine using the Microsoft Kinect camera  See article about this hack http://www.engadget.com/2010/12/21/kinect-admits-itself-to-hospital-treated-f...

First Kinect hacks post - http://kathykavan.com/a-round-up-of-kinect-hacks

A Round-up of Kinect Hacks

It was only a matter of time - here's a mixed bag of the latest Kinect hacks...enjoy!



"I used the Xbox Kinect sensor to extract the silhouette and project it back as a shadow to the prison corridor. There are 3 seconds delay between the shadow captured and projected, make it a relation between a person and his past."


"Using Mac OSX and OpenFrameworks. A single camera with a Z depth. Impressive results. Thanks to the openframeworks developer community."


"Made with Cinder and the Kinect sensor. Runs in realtime."