Linked by David Adams on Thu 16th Jun 2011 17:46 UTC
Games Microsoft has released a beta SDK for Windows, allowing Windows developers to officially make use of the XBox Kinect hardware. From their own press release: "The Kinect for Windows SDK, which works with Windows 7, includes drivers, rich APIs for Raw Sensor Streams, natural user interfaces, installer documents and resource materials. The SDK provides Kinect capabilities to developers building applications with C++, C# or Visual Basic using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010."
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RE[2]: Comment by Kroc
by Laurence on Fri 17th Jun 2011 12:47 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by Kroc"
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It's not really that "stupid" of comment to make if you look at the development community in it's entirety rather than just the elite few.

Most developers are lazy and a disappointing few developer are good developers.

I've lost count of the number of times I've seen nasty kludges and even wrong languages chosen because developers couldn't be bothered to or didn't know how to do things properly.

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