If you are using the Kinect sensor for projects, especially if you have the new Kinect for Widows version, you will want to get the latest software development kit and related tools. There is a full list of what is involved at the Kinect for Windows Blog > Kinect for Windows: SDK and Runtime version 1.5 Released post. A video introduction to v1.5 is live on Channel 9 as well But a few highlights:
Did you catch that last bit? For the serious programmers among use there are now more Visual Basic code samples! Yeah, I’m happy about that. Sure I can program just find in C# and even C++ but given a choice I am a Visual Basic guy.
Anyway jump over and get the Kinect learning resources for the lasted version of the SDK. Download the latest Kinect software. And let’s see what you’ve got!