Kinect puts on an amazing IR light show [video]

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Have you found yourself wondering just how Microsoft’s new Kinect accessory for the Xbox 360 uses infrared light to work its magic?  You aren’t alone in that curiosity and thanks to this awesome video, you can get a really good idea of how it works and a really cool light show at the same time!

A Kinect owner has posted a video of the device showering the room with IR light geams as viewed through night vision goggles and it is really cool.  The video is below but things really get awesome around the 1:00 mark.  Make sure to pass this along to all of your Kinect loving friends!