Microsoft Kinect hacked to control the PS3
Cross-console code released
Microsoft's Kinect motion control tech continues its never-ending mod journey - into the realm of PlayStation 3.
Mod magician Shantanu Goel claims to have developed a code which allows a Kinect to be used to control a PS3. With it, he can control the XBM menu, start games and even play them with the motion-detecting Microsoft machine. Here's a video of him doing it:
While Goel's code is still in a pre-alpha state, he's already put it up for download over at PSGroove with instructions on how to use it. So if you fancy running Killzone with a Kinect, go try it yourself. ®
Watch out Sony Lawyers about...
Given their stunts in recent months I fully excpect DMCA notices to start flying in all directions once their Lawyers have had their monday morning Double Decaf Latte's.
Thumbs up to those who did the port.
Thumbs down to SONY Lawyers
Grenade for the SONY Lawyers for a multitude of reasons.
Sony may sue you for all of our IP and email adresses for reporting this...
Probably the same reason why, in the world of automotive engine transplants, nobody's ever tried to drop a Nissan Micra engine into a Ferrari.