Well, as an old guy in his late 70s, I need help from time to time and I’m not talking about health issues but about computers and the new Windows 8. Over the years I have gleaned a fair bit of “computer know-how” – starting way back in 1984 with my first computer, an XT and dear old DOS. I never kid myself I know...

Earlier this week, Microsoft officials announced that they plan to release a Kinect  SDK for Windows for commercial usage in early 2012. Today, Microsoft has updated the other SDK that’s used for non commercial usage. This new Kinect for Windows SDK Beta 2 adds support for the Microsoft Windows 8 Developer. At this...