RIP Microsoft Kinect

Posted by Walter Burgess on Nov 8, 2017 9:23:50 AM

Various tech news sites are reporting the end of an era. Microsoft has ceased production of the Kinect device. The Kinect was introduced before Christmas in 2010 as a companion product for the Xbox 360. Its goal was to make the human body the interface to video games and eliminate hand-held controllers. It combined lasers, cameras and sophisticated firmware to determine the player's motion and gestures.

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