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Top 10 Best Kinect Hacks | Kinect Hacks

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 08:52 -- rprice

For Second Life and archaeological digs, the Kinect can create 3d representations of scanned items and folks! TheKinect 3d Object and People Scan gives users the technology to scan their objects and people and create a virtual 3d representation of them. This video by Chris Palmer showcases this Kinect setup and how the future of gaming and inventory can radically be changed by the Kinect. In the video people and objects, through a guided Kinect is able to capture a robust 3d image. Not only that, but also the depth and texture of the object is captured, giving a more detailed scan.

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Using a Wii Nunchuck to Control Python Turtle - Tuts Mac Computer Skills Tutorial

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 13:23 -- rprice

This tutorial works with both official Nintendo or 3rd party nunchucks. The nunchuck is a good multi-use input for a Raspberry Pi as they can be picked up cheaply and contain a joystick, a three-axis accelerometer and two buttons in a nice ergonomically friendly controller.

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Blokker – a Drupal/Lego mash-up

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 09:53 -- rprice

A Lego-based wireframe builder with physically moveable blocks representing the different blocks on a page according to their colour e.g. navigation = blue Lego block, hero = red Lego block etc… As a block is moved on the Lego baseboard, the corresponding block moves on the wireframe.

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browser
javascript

Spacebrew

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 13:40 -- rprice

Flexible routing and re-routing between anything that can speak over Websockets. A dynamic interface that allows changes and provides feedback in real-time. Online and local accessibility. Supported libraries and example scripts. A growing tutorial library. Jam Session hackathons hosted by LAB at Rockwell Group. Open-source and completely free.

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interactive
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ces
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battideas

CV Dazzle: Camouflage From Computer Vision by Adam Harvey

Thu, 01/03/2013 - 15:13 -- rprice

CV Dazzle is an independent project, but it won't be for long.

If you're a coder, computer vision expert, fashion designer, hacker, makeup artist, hair stylist, 3D modeler, privacy enthusiast, activist, fashion designer, or have something to contribute to the project, you should really introduce yourself:

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Security
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CV Dazzle: Camouflage From Computer Vision by Adam Harvey

Thu, 01/03/2013 - 15:13 -- rprice

CV Dazzle is an independent project, but it won't be for long.

If you're a coder, computer vision expert, fashion designer, hacker, makeup artist, hair stylist, 3D modeler, privacy enthusiast, activist, fashion designer, or have something to contribute to the project, you should really introduce yourself:

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face
Security
computer_vision
art

You Built What?! A Wearable LED Television | Popular Science

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 13:16 -- rprice

Forbes had 160 circuit boards and enough electronics to start a data center strapped to his body. What the authorities didn’t realize, though, was that all the equipment wasn’t dangerous—it was actually a wearable TV set.

Forbes, an electrical engineer, built his first video coat in 2009 after getting his hands on a collection of surplus LED displays

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