Kinect for Windows

The new Kinect for Windows is available and will be available in Hong Kong in late May according to the blog description. The commercial SDK is also out now for download.

TouchDesigner has a set of new operators for the Kinect for Windows. They are quite easy to integrate with the existing TouchDesigner working environment.

University of Central Florida Interactive Systems and User Experience Lab has also released a Unity3D plugin with the new Kinect SDK.

There are also a number of openFrameworks addons for the Kinect for Windows, ofxMSKinect and ofxKinectNui.

For library Cinder, here is the Kinect SDK Block.

For Flash ActionScript users, the AIRKinect can be a good choice.

At the time of writing, I am still waiting for the Java binding and thus the Processing community.