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If you’ve ever thought about turning your XBox Kinect into something more than a game controller, keep reading.

The Kinect (or Project Natal) was launched last November and since its release, enterprising gamers, artists and scientists, have transformed the system beyond Microsoft’s original intentions.

Microsoft insists their controller was never hacked. Nevertheless, some innovative ‘readjustments’ were made to the system which is basically a camera with a light sensor.

With a few tweaks in the source code the device can perform actions seen only in movies.

Check out three of our favorite hacks.





Drawing in 3D.

ofxKinect 3D draw 001 from Memo Akten on Vimeo.


3D Modeling.



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