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  1. SurroundWeb, the evolution of IllumiRoomRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSDN Blogs

    As you remember, this is a system though to create an immersive experience for XBOX 360 that requires a Kinect an a Projector.


  2. PlayStation 4 Sales Pass 7 Million Units and Give Hope to the Console IndustryRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... parity or below Sony's by the end of the year. Whether Microsoft achieves this by releasing its console without the Kinect 2.0 camera, shipping a version of the console without a disc drive, or by eating a substantial loss, remains the more prudent ...


  3. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | 3D Gamers

    ... Unlocked is IGN's best (see: only) 360-centric podcast. If you want more insight into what's going on with Xbox Live, Kinect and other things in the 360 universe, download our show and revel in its magnificence. Or send us angry emails. Your ...


  4. Microsoft Thanks Players for Xbox One FixesRead the original story

    Yesterday | IGN

    ... preview. The Xbox One April system update improved GameDVR video quality, tuned the motion and voice commands for the Kinect, and allows players to opt in to notifications when their friends sign in to Xbox Live. This week Microsoft revealed it has ...


  5. Super Mario Bros Is On Xbox One Thanks To Project SparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cinema Blend News

    ... the Xbox One desperately needs to become a prime-time player in this eighth-generation console race. The inclusion of Kinect for animations and body capture is also top-notch and hopefully we'll see some more artistic and interesting projects coming ...


  6. 9 Must-have Kinect Games for KidsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 |

    Kinect on the Xbox 360 makes for a gaming experience like none other, especially for the younger audience.


  7. PlayStation 4 is Winning the War. What's Next?Read the original story

    Friday | IGN

    ... When Sony abandoned the PlayStation Camera as a bundled-in device, it was playing chess while Microsoft, sticking by Kinect, was playing checkers. It allowed the company to undercut its competition by $100, lessening sticker shock and giving it a ...


  8. With patent in the offing, Clark U math/computer science student set to join AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Scarlet

    ... science. Of the five awards given out at the conference, three went to Clarkies. Elena's senior honors project, a Kinect for XBOX 360 game prototype, which she calls "Control Yourself," won first place in both the Game Development and "attendees' ...


  9. Microsoft SurroundWeb reworks IllumiRoom for immersive webRead the original story

    Friday |

    ... at least before this sort of immersive projection would reach the market. However, that hasn't stopped the Microsoft Kinect team from looking at how motion tracking could be applied more broadly in the meantime. Back at Build 2014, Microsoft's ...


  10. Apparently This Matters: Virtual soda drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    ... has actually taken his "first person soda" to the next legitimate level of gaming. He proudly boasts that it has Kinect support for Xbox One, and that console will also offer exclusive levels of drinking soda throughout time. Beyond the fact that ...


  11. Xbox One trails PS4 as next-gen console gulf widensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... in sticker price for that: in the US, the Xbox One is $100 more than the PS4, though that includes the mandatory Kinect sensor whereas the PlayStation's camera is an optional extra. Similarly concerning is each company's use of language to describe ...


  12. 5 Reasons the Latest PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sales Figures Don't Mean What You Think They DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... public perception until Microsoft makes an Xbox One price drop official (perhaps by offering a version without Kinect ). Forget all the blather about which platform's more technically capable (answer: both!), if the Xbox One had launched at $400, ...


  13. If This Keeps Up, Xbox One Has A Big PS4 ProblemRead the original story

    Friday |

    ... biggest issue is the $100 price gap between the two systems, which is mostly a function of the decision to bundle the Kinect with Xbox One. But there is little doubt that ill will associated with the botched Xbox launch hasn't helped matters much. ...


  14. PS4 vs. Xbox One: Sony Pulls Further Ahead in Console RaceRead the original story

    Friday | The Motley Fool

    ... does with Xbox. It's possible that Microsoft angered its base by not offering a version of Xbox One without a Kinect and the after-the-fact de facto price drop does little to stem that anger. "The Kinect for the Xbox One is a sophisticated, ...


  15. Kinect Sports Rivals ReviewRead the original story

    Thursday | DailyGame

    One of the biggest selling points of the Xbox One, at least to hear Microsoft tell the story, is the console's inclusion of the Kinect 2.0 hardware.


  16. Microsoft Breaks Silence On Xbox One Sales...Sort OfRead the original story

    Thursday |

    ... nearly as important as price. Microsoft has repeatedly said that it is not considering making an Xbox One without the Kinect, but it's going to keep getting creamed unless it can find some other way to bring it to price parity. On top of that, ...


  17. PlayStation 4 outsells Xbox One by 2 million to dateRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Seattle Times

    ... sales for the third month in a row in March, according to NPD Group. When the Xbox One console - which included the Kinect motion- and voice-sensor - launched Nov. 22, it was priced at $100 more than the PlayStation 4. Microsoft has been cutting the ...


  18. Xbox Games Store Update - Trials FusionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Gaming Age

    ... cutting edge of graphics and social networking. With an Xbox LIVE Gold membership, take your Xbox 360 online to play Kinect and controller games with friends wherever they are. Instantly watch HD movies, TV shows and sports, and with Kinect, your ...


  19. Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved - new tracks unveiled at PAXRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Gaming Age

    Over the weekend during PAX East in Boston, Disney Interactive and Harmonix granted attendees access to their magical, motion-controlled Xbox One and Xbox 360 Kinect experience, Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved.


  20. Scotsman Games review: Kinect Sports RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 |

    AS an exhibition of the new Kinect's precision motion control sensors on the Xbox One, Kinect Sports Rivals is largely persuasive.