Kinect

security

Microsoft Contractors Listened to Xbox Owners in Their Homes

Multiple contractors working for Microsoft explain how they listened to audio captured by Xbox consoles.
Joseph Cox
2 days ago
zombie tech

Microsoft Wants Kinect to Die, But This Fan Has a Hack to Keep It Alive

Microsoft has discontinued production of adapters that make its advanced camera work on new Xbox models, so this guy created his own for $40.
Matthew Gault
2.20.18
virtual reality

Become a Dust Particle in This VR Performance

Immersive VR piece 'Dust' brings the physicality of choreographed dance closer to the audience by making dancers float.
Kevin Holmes
4.13.17
virtual reality

Experience a Ghostly “Symphony of Longing” in this Interactive VR Doc

The 3D spatial documentary tells the stories of the people who spent their days in a now-vanished town square in Tel Aviv.
Kevin Holmes
3.21.17
Design

People Are Just Particles in this Visually Stunning Performance

Dancers become sounds and visuals in this beautiful audiovisual project.
von Johannes Hausen
1.16.17
short circuit

Microsoft’s New Direction All Started With the Kinect

Widely written off as a failure, Microsoft's 6-year-old gaming peripheral set the stage for the Surface Studio and more.
Nicholas Deleon
10.26.16
short circuit

The VR Controller of the Future Could Be Your Own Hands

Microsoft's Handpose lets you use your hands to interact with virtual worlds.
Victoria Turk
9.27.16
Art

Strings of Light Dance to Your Touch in This New Interactive Installation

New media artist ecco screen’s interactive light installation, 'strands,' debuted at the Next Art Night show in Los Angeles.
The Creators Project
9.15.16
Film

Claymation Rotoscoping Is Now a Thing—And It's Incredible

Experimental filmmaker Baku Hashimoto reveals what 'Gumby' might look like, if the little green man dropped acid.
Beckett Mufson
9.2.16
Film

[Premiere] Virginia Woolf-Inspired Film Explores Female Identity in the Virtual Space

A woman's identity is as fluid as the line between the ocean and the beach.
Beckett Mufson
8.5.16
Gaming

Don’t Throw Away Your Kinect Before You’ve Played ‘FRU’

Microsoft's peripheral that nobody asked for is as good as dead—just in time for its killer app to emerge.
Ian Stokes
7.21.16
What We've Played

Don’t Throw Away Your Kinect Before You’ve Played ‘FRU’

Microsoft's peripheral that nobody asked for is as good as dead—just in time for its killer app to emerge.
Ian Stokes
7.21.16
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