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DIY 3D Kinect Holographic Display!

Here’s a killer 3D-holographic display made with Kinect, you can see all of helicopter’s views from different angles when you move around the display. It’s not really “holographic” as in popping out from the surface but this is certainly an effect that might be implemented in future displays including our smartphones, tablets, and other portable devices.

3D display horizontal:

3D display on the wall:

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Kinect Hack – How to Juggle with Kinect!

Do you want to learn to juggle?  Or perhaps want to just keep your juggling skills honed?

If you’ve got Kinect, you can download the juggle program and try it yourself with your computer.

Also check out these Street Fighter Style fireballs you can do:

Download the fireball program here.

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Kinect Hack – DIY Tesla Coils Controlled by Kinect!

Here’s a rather interesting Kinect hack that involves being able to control tesla coils by your movement via Kinect, awesome!

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Kinect Hacks – How to Use Kinect as 3D Holographic Chatting Device!

Here’s some more cool Kinect hacks that involve turning it into a 3D holographic chatting device.  Sorta choppy but this is still in the early stages of hacking and it can only get better with time.

A 3D camera like a Kinect provides the missing bit of information necessary for 3D reconstruction. For each 2D pixel on the image plane, it not only records that pixel’s colo

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Kinect Hacks – How to Make a Virtual Keyboard using Kinect!

People have been starting to hack the new Microsoft Kinect like a new toy on Christmas (wait, it is Christmas soon, perhaps why) and here’s a really cool GIANT, virtual keyboard using Kinect and Kinect open source (OpenKinect.org).

See demo of the device:

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