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Kinect Hack Makes Shadow Puppets Real(ish)

The Microsoft Kinect has been selling like hotcakes, and geeks have been using it to do amazing things. The best I’ve seen so far is this “shadow puppet” app created in one day by exhibit designers Emily Gobeille and Theo Watson using free, open-source drivers for the Kinect. They actually connected the Kinect (ahem) to [...]

Next Generation Puppets

(vimeo link) Emily Gobeille and Theo Watson hacked an Xbox Kinect and created a puppet show made of light! Get this -it was one day’s work. Engadget has a little more about the tech involved. Link -via The Daily What