Podcast: Why Kinect Connected with Game Players?

The Kinect is the fastest-selling consumer product of all time, thanks to Microsoft Research. In this podcast, Steven Cherry for IEEE Spectrum interview Alex Kipman, general manager of incubation for the Xbox and (was a key member of the Kinect development team). Though he's in the Xbox group and not in Microsoft Research, which is […]

The Kinect is the fastest-selling consumer product of all time, thanks to Microsoft Research. In this podcast, Steven Cherry for IEEE Spectrum interview Alex Kipman, general manager of incubation for the Xbox and (was a key member of the Kinect development team). Though he's in the Xbox group and not in Microsoft Research, which is a separate organization, he's the holder of more than 60 patents and an IEEE member.