What is the Avatar Kinect? Well, simply put it’s the ability to conduct virtual meetings among avatars using the Kinect. Instead of using a Webcam image of yourself, you use an avatar to interact with others in a multi-participant conversation over the Web. Microsoft are apparently looking at the Enterprise for...

Microsoft research and strategy chief Craig Mundie revealed that Avatar Kinect, Microsoft’s video-conferencing feature of the Xbox 360, is due to launch within a few weeks. Avatar Kinect is a unique way for Kinect users to interact with each other. Kinect supports facial tracking and even facial expressions that will...