Kinect Bing Maps

Natural Bing Maps Navigation using Kinect for Windows and Multitouch Display

Ilya Efanov                                     Joel Lanir           


The main goals of the project were to create a demo application that uses Kinect for Windows and large multitouch display for interaction with Bing Maps using gestures in several modes and find the most natural way to interact with maps. All gesture are continuous and detected/recognized according to the hand state and position of a user. This application has number of interaction modes and was developed with single user control.

Minimum Hardware Requirement

32 bit (x86) or 64 bit (x64) processor

Dual-core 2.66-GHz or faster processor

Dedicated USB 2.0 bus


Kinect for Windows

Minimum Software Requirement

Windows 8 or later

.NET 4.5

Kinect for Windows SDK 1.8

Link to Executable Files


Link to Old Demo Videos

First One