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Appathon–Day 2 and My BETT Weekend

So day 2 came to the appathon! It was 1pm and everyone had to pitch their ideas to the competition. There were presentations from all of the educators around the world. There were some really good ideas from everyone. My … Continue reading

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Microsoft Appathon–Day 1

Today I was lucky enough to be invited to the Windows 8 Appathon. 21 educators from all over the world were invited to Microsoft in London. All of us educators were invited to three Virtual Universities in October, November and … Continue reading

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New Kinect Orchestra on BBC NEWS!!

Last weekend I got speaking to Gareth Ritter at Willows High School in Wales. He has been a keen user of many of my Kinect Applications and like me has a passion for using the Kinect to engage students. One … Continue reading

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Lesson 9–Kinect Speech Recognition

So now that you have the drag and drop working, you might want to manipulate a text box to change each time you say something. For example, every time I say “apple” the text box will update to say apple. … Continue reading

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Lesson 8–Drag and Drop with the Kinect SDK

This short lesson shows you how you can put your left hand above your head and then use your right hand to control where an image is positioned. It is a short video but should be easy to follow. It … Continue reading

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Lesson 7–Control Your Mouse Cursor with Kinect SDK

I’m really loving the Christmas holiday season at the moment. It has gave me so much time to do things with the Kinect I never thought I could do. I remember when the Kinect SDK originally came out and I … Continue reading

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