Skeletron is a system that predicts joints and human skeleton position in 3d from real-time video taken by any (cheap) RGB camera, such as a webcam. The system sends the data about the position of the human body to Unity, a 3D game development engine, to allow engineers, artists, and creative technologists to use it to develop digital experiences.
"Programmers use TensorFlow AI to turn any webcam into Microsoft Kinect"
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"Two AI developers have turned a simple webcam into a system that behaves just like a Microsoft Kinect using machine learning"
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