KinEmote Links Kinect to Windows

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By Jason Fitzpatrick on January 28th, 2011

KinEmote is a Windows-based application that links your Kinect motion-sensing camera to your computer, opening the door to play all manner of games like Angry Birds using the motion of your body.

Much like you can link your Wiimote to your computer, you can now link the Kinect to your computer for control of computer-based games. Check out the demo video below to see someone playing Angry Birds using their hands to control the slingshot and angle of fire.

KinEmote [via Quick Online Tips]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/28/11
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