Programming with the Kinect™ for Windows® Software Development Kit

Programming with the Kinect™ for Windows® Software Development Kit
Published:September 15, 2012Language:English
Author:David CatuheTechnology:Microsoft XNA Game Studio
Length:224 PagesISBN 13:9780735666818

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About The BookAdd gesture and posture recognition to your applications!

Create rich experiences for users of Windows 7 and Windows 8 Developer Preview with this pragmatic guide to the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK). The author, a developer evangelist for Microsoft, walks you through Kinect sensor technology and the SDK—providing hands-on insights for how to add gesture and posture recognition to your apps. If you’re skilled in C# and Windows Presentation Foundation, you’ll learn how to integrate Kinect in your applications and begin writing UIs and controls that can handle Kinect interaction.

  • This book introduces the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit to developers looking to enrich applications they build for Windows 7 and later with human motion tracking

  • Teaches developers with core C# and WPF skills how to program gesture and posture recognition in Kinect

  • Describes how to integrate 3D representation on top of a real scene

  • Provides expert insights and code samples to get you up and running

  • About David CatuheDavid Catuhe is a Microsoft Developer Evangelist who focuses on UI, Windows Presentation Foundation, Silverlight, DirectX, XNA, and Kinect. Based in France, David also writes a technical blog on MSDN.
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