Well, dancing about is all very well, but the only real application we were ever going to be interested in was one involving terrain. Here's a chap from touchscreen clevertypes Evoluce who has set up Microsoft's
Silent Robot Eye Of Judgment Kinect thing being to be used in playing a real-time strategy, via VG247. Seems to work. In truth, though, motion control is only really going to fly with me if it can detect my slumped form in an armchair, and enable the ordering millions of tiny men to their deaths with a barely-perceptible nod. Then, and only then, will I install a sinister black camera to watch over me.
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