posted on 11/10/2012 11:16:03 AM PST
Solution: fill your living room with mannequins, then sue when Microsoft stops playing your movie halfway through.
posted on 11/10/2012 11:18:36 AM PST
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posted on 11/10/2012 11:26:00 AM PST
by null and void
(The One can steal an election, but no one can steal our country.)
Simple solution: disconnect your Kinect camera. You don’t need it to watch movies.
Microsoft wants to know how many friends you've got in your living room
Do my wife and dogs count?
posted on 11/10/2012 11:32:43 AM PST
by Alaska Wolf
posted on 11/10/2012 11:57:55 AM PST
(President Robert Gibbs 2009-2011)
thanks for posting. was thinking of setting up the Kinect as a media server.
posted on 11/10/2012 12:37:21 PM PST
So simple- use large one-way mirror
What's a Kinect Camera, and why can't I just use black tape over the lens, or disable it?
Isn't that illegal search and invasion of privacy?
posted on 11/10/2012 5:13:10 PM PST
(Formerly Publius 6961, formerly jennsdad)
But thats whats interesting about this application and patent applications in general: they often reveal what companies would do if they could get away with it.
Yup. Worth repeating.
posted on 11/10/2012 8:10:39 PM PST
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