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Working with the Kinect

posted Mar 6, 2013, 9:18 AM by Nicklas Nyström
As you may or may not know, we're working on our master's thesis at the moment (which is why we haven't been working much on our games). We'll be building a videoconferencing system that makes use of a shared virtual workspace. On this workspace, user's will be able to collaborate and manipulate 3D objects. If the workspace is projected on a desk or a wall or something, a Microsoft Kinect camera will be used to turn the surface into a touchscreen. Here's a video showing what we've done so far: