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How to Conduct a Pipe Organ Concert with a Kinect [Video]

2 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The Kinect has been re-purposed for projects ranging from piloting UAV drones to steering shopping carts, so why not use one to play Melbourne Town Hall's 4-story organ like a gigantic theremin? More »
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Prahran Hotel's facade is made from huge concrete pipes

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag (10 months ago)

The newly renovated Prahran Hotel, located in Melbourne, Australia must not be confused with the Tube Hotel in Mexico. While they both share the use of gigantic concrete pipes in their architecture, the Prahran Hotel is not actually... Read Post

Solar-powered Solara UAV could stay aloft for years

Technology / Gadgets : Crave (8 months ago)

The Solara 60 will have a 196-foot wingspan. (Credit: Titan Aerospace) So-called high-altitude, long-endurance (HALE) UAVs like the Global Hawk have been around for a while, but a New Mexico startup wants to launch gigantic drones t... Read Post

Here Now, A Guy Playing a 4-Story Pipe Organ With Kinect [Video]

Entertainment / Video Games : Kotaku (2 years ago)

I've seen plenty of people playing a theremin, but never someone playing an organ with Microsoft's Kinect motion-controller Yet that's just what Chris Vik does, reprogramming a Kinect to control a 4-stroy pipe organ. More » Read Post

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