Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Kinnar
User Rank
CEO
re: Microsoft preps Kinect for Windows hardware
Kinnar   11/24/2011 12:17:57 PM
NO RATINGS
It is going to be a very innovative usages of the technology as an outcome of the competition. Gesture recognition is not going to be so useful to the text based users, but it will change the way of computing, computers will become you companion, like two deaf persons talking with each other, it will create that kind of scenario.

pmartel
User Rank
Rookie
re: Microsoft preps Kinect for Windows hardware
pmartel   11/23/2011 8:13:20 PM
NO RATINGS
"Flip off" is ambiguous. Are you suggestiong a standardized gesture to turn off power to the system? :-)

rick merritt
User Rank
Blogger
re: Microsoft preps Kinect for Windows hardware
rick merritt   11/23/2011 6:49:04 PM
NO RATINGS
At the very least, it will let users flip off their PCs ;-)

chanj0
User Rank
Manager
re: Microsoft preps Kinect for Windows hardware
chanj0   11/23/2011 5:38:42 PM
NO RATINGS
Kinect with Windows PC seems to be able to make the Spielberg's dream of "Minority Report" comes true. With 3 cameras, if raw image data can be accessed, 3D vision can be extracted from a laptop computer. What an amazing move? 20k seems a bit low imo.



Flash Poll
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
1 Comment
A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Max Maxfield

Juggling a Cornucopia of Projects
Max Maxfield
6 comments
I feel like I'm juggling a lot of hobby projects at the moment. The problem is that I can't juggle. Actually, that's not strictly true -- I can juggle ten fine china dinner plates, but ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
34 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Karen Field

July Cartoon Caption Contest: Let's Talk Some Trash
Karen Field
128 comments
Steve Jobs allegedly got his start by dumpster diving with the Computer Club at Homestead High in the early 1970s.

latest comment mhrackin Where's the "empty bin" link?
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)