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Ready to learn Kinect programming? Start Here!
Learn the fundamentals of programming with the Kinect API—and begin building apps that use motion tracking, voice recognition, and more. If you have experience programming with C#—simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and techniques through easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and exercises.
Here’s where you start learning Kinect
Ready to learn programming? Start Here!™
Learn the fundamentals of programming with the Kinect API—and begin building your first apps that use a camera, motion tracking, and voice recognition. If you have absolutely no previous experience, no problem—simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and techniques through easy-to-follow explanations, examples, and exercises.
Heres where you start learning Kinect
About the Author
Rob Miles has been teaching computer programming for more than 25 years. An expert on Visual C#(R) and a Microsoft MVP for Device Application Development, Rob enjoys inspiring new and experienced programmers. As well as writing his own games, programs, and poetry, Rob has consulted on a wide range of commercial software projects.
Table of Contents
IntroductionPart I: Getting StartedChapter 1: An Introduction to KinectChapter 2: Getting Started with KinectChapter 3: Writing Software for KinectPart II: Using the Kinect SensorChapter 4: Your First Kinect Application—Video SnapshotsChapter 5: Moving PicturesChapter 6: Fun with the Depth SensorChapter 7: Fun with the Sound SensorPart III: Creating Advanced User InterfacesChapter 8: Body Tracking with KinectChapter 9: Voice Control with KinectChapter 10: Augmented Reality with KinectPart VI: Kinect in the Real WorldChapter 11: Real-World Control with KinectChapter 12: Taking Kinect Further
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