This demo of the XBox Kinect 2 is amazing if for no other reason than it keeps getting better and better with each passing second.
- Infrared motion sensor so the device can see even when all the lights are off? Check.
- Amazing and real time audio and echo cancellation so that sound from the game/device does not interfere with voice commands? Check.
- The ability to recognize a returning player using facial recognition. Check.
- The means to measure the force muscles exert or are subjected to by others? How in the... Check.
- The means to monitor a person's heart rate? Sure, why not.
- The ability to detect a person's mood? To see if they are engaged or disengaged? Happy or sad? Check and check.
I would embed the video directly, but gizmodo will have none of that. So just click through and watch for yourself.