Kinect’s camera could record data for advertisers

Microsoft has hinted at the Kinect's ability to help advertises target its users by feeding them demographic data, but is it just an idea, or will future users be watched?

Apparently it’s more than just embarrassing users, it’s spying on them – or rather, might in the future. This isn’t some Y2K-apocalypse-Big Brother tracks-your-passport kind of hunch either. At a conference yesterday a Microsoft executive confirmed to the audience that this is something the company is looking into.

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DJMarty2988d ago (Edited 2988d ago )

Kinects camera is very poor quality, very low res/low framerate.

Original EyeToy would be more suitable.