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Submission + - Microsoft welcomes Xbox Kinect 'hackers' (bbc.co.uk)

Cigarra writes: "Microsoft, the evil company slashdotters love to hate, is to release a Kinect SDK for "hackers" to tinker with. BBC news reports

Microsoft is to open up its Xbox Kinect technology to allow amateur software developers to experiment with it.

The company is to release a software development kit in the spring, which will give developers access to the secrets behind the technology.

So, how does a usually hostile community like the "hackers" react to these sudden displays of generosity?"

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