08994718 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 190 patents.

A virtual skeleton includes a plurality of joints and provides a machine readable representation of a human target observed with a three-dimensional depth camera. A relative position of a hand joint of the virtual skeleton is translated as a gestured control, and a three-dimensional virtual world is controlled responsive to the gestured control.

Title
Skeletal control of three-dimensional virtual world
Application Number
12/975086
Publication Number
8994718 (B2)
Application Date
December 21, 2010
Publication Date
March 31, 2015
Inventor
Relja Markovic
Seattle
WA, US
Kevin Geisner
Seattle
WA, US
Darren Bennett
Mercer Island
WA, US
Stephen Latta
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Micky Minhas
Judy Yee
Miia Sula
Assignee
Microsoft Technology Licensing
WA, US
IPC
G06F 3/0486
G06F 3/03
G06F 3/01
G06T 13/40
G06F 3/00
G06T 15/00
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