kinect

A collection of 6 post

Azure Kinect Library for Node and Electron

A couple of weeks ago, my Kinect for Azure arrived (thank you Lisa Jamhoury to shipping me one!). And: oh my god, it is so tiny, compared to the Kinect 2! The size does seem to come with a prize: you need a beefy computer + GPU in order to get decent skeletron tracking performance. The reason behind…

Building Bridges at FITC Amsterdam 2016

After my work on the Kinect2 library for nodejs and electron, I started working on a new conference presentation, which I gave at FITC Amsterdam earlier this month. This time, I focussed on building bridges between platforms, covering early experiments with Flash, up to C++ and Nodejs native code…

Kinect game for live television

That’s a first: my code being used on live tv! A couple of months ago, I was contacted by Joachim from Ketnet. They were building a new studio for their kid’s shows, and were looking for an interactive Kinect experience. I did some experiments with Kinect and Flash in the past. But as Flash is kind…

Accessing the kinect in javascript through websockets

Good morning all! (or evening, night, … depending on when you read this post of course). As you might know, I’ve been working on AIRKinect (as3nui.com) and I’ve got a side project AIRServer aswell (which allows you to setup air as a socket server, including websocket support). Wouldn’t it be fun, to…

Linking Microsoft Kinect SDK to Adobe AIR & TUIO Multitouch

Finally had a chance to play around with the official Kinect SDK. First thing I wanted to try, was to link the Kinect SDK to Adobe AIR (with UDP), and adjust my previous kinect demos (with OSCeleton and the open source drivers) so I could do multitouch with the kinect (a bit like minority report…

as3osceleton: Using Kinect as a multitouch device in adobe AIR

After buying an XBox with a kinect sensor, noticing that there is no way to attach it to your computer when you buy the bundle, and buying a standalone kinect sensor afterwards, I looked into getting the kinect data into my flash / AIR applications. There are a few methods around: AS3Kinect: http…

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