Microsoft Research shows off 3D avatar, display prototype

By Jos
Feb 24, 2011
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  1. Microsoft has taken the wraps off some of the projects currently in development within its research branch, sharing their visions on how the traditional GUIs of today and the natural user interfaces (NUI) that are being built will shape the future of computing. Among the tech demos posted online are a couple that use camera technologies to create new types of interaction experiences, including one that is soon to be introduced as part of the Xbox 360's Avatar Kinect feature.

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  2. bl4cksh4d0w

    bl4cksh4d0w TS Rookie Posts: 18

    Good stuff, this reminds me of a NHL game EA had years ago. It allowed you to import a picture of your face and it would overlay it? on a players face. It had no dimension though as it was a flat face with no facial features. I would love to play my fps shooters online on my pc, and be able to shoot avatars that look like my friends. Or better? yet people I don't like :D
  3. LightHeart

    LightHeart TS Rookie Posts: 155

    Reminds me of Max Headroom :)

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