Steve Clayton: WorldWide Telescope Lights Up With Kinect

Steve Clayton: WorldWide Telescope Lights Up With Kinect
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WorldWide Telescope is impressive technology on its own – when you add Kinect to the mix, it’s addictive. You can ride through the galaxy with the wave of a hand – zoom in to a planet and leap across star systems.

Steve Clayton, Microsoft
  • 15 april 2011

A few weeks ago Microsoft Research held an event on Microsoft Campus called TechFest. We show a lot of new projects and prototypes from our labs (see earlier coverage) but we keep a lot of stuff behind closed doors. There was one demo that blew me away that I couldn’t talk about but now I can as it’s on show at MIX11 and just got demo’ed in the Day 2 keynote and is shown below .

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