Microsoft's Kinect might eventually reduce your reliance on the mouse.
At Microsoft's TechFest this week at its headquarters in Redmond, Microsoft is showing off an update to its software development kit that will allow developers to add more hand-gesture functionality to their programs. According to The Verge, which tried out the hand detection, the technology allows users to pinch-to-zoom with their hands and pan around the screen. All of that is done by simply waving and clenching their hands in front of the Kinect.
Microsoft's Kinect was first delivered to gamers by connecting it to the Xbox … Read more