08/18/2013, When Google first introduced their Chromecast device sometime last month with a $35 price tag slapped to it, you could very well say that this is one device which is too good to be true. Well, it does seem as though this HDMI dongle has been pretty popular since its release, and right now as you read this, the Google Play store has listed a two to three week wait […]
08/12/2013, Back when Microsoft announced the Xbox One, the company also announced several new policies that did not sit too well with gamers. For starters they stated that gamers would need to connect to the internet at least once every 24 hours in order to keep playing the console, and also how the Kinect was required in order for the Xbox One to function, leading many to worry about how Microsoft […]
07/31/2013, We’ve seen the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset used in a variety of manners, such as for seeing through the eyes of a drone, or the more novel where it is used as added stimulant for an erotic video game. Well now if you’ve always wanted to experience what it’s like to be a paper boy on their route, Toronto company Globacore has decided to make a simple game that […]
07/30/2013, Microsoft’s Kinect has definitely come a long, long way, since its 2010 release (do check out our hands-on), and it has been hacked to be a boob tracker (of all things!), help out in sign language, and in more recent news, Kinect is even employed by the US Navy to address rape issues, now how about that? Well, since a picture speaks a thousand words, and a video does say […]
07/26/2013, It seems that sexual assault in the military has become quite an issue and some law-makers are looking to take the legal recourse out of the military’s hands, and of course this did not sit well with the military and they have since stated that they plan to tackle this issue internally through training and educational programs, and one of these programs includes a video game which takes advantage of […]
07/17/2013, With the ability of the Microsoft Kinect device to detect body movement, we have seen it used in a variety of applications that are not related to gaming whatsoever, and now it looks like the Kinect technology has also been used in sign-language research. In a collaboration with Microsoft Research Asia and the Institute of Computing Technology at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, researchers have been testing the Kinect to […]
07/16/2013, Apple has attempted to break into the living rooms of their consumers through the Apple TV device, although rumors have been floating about for a while about a possible iTV which is said to take the experience even further. To that extent there have been several reports in which they are claiming that Apple is currently in talks with PrimeSense, an Israeli company who was behind Microsoft’s Kinect technology. Supposedly […]
06/28/2013, Doodle Jump for Kinect is now available for the Xbox 360 for only 400MS Points.
06/26/2013, Kinect for Xbox One will not be compatible with Windows PCs.
06/26/2013, $400 will net you the next generation Kinect for Windows development kit.
06/25/2013, Kinect-controlled cockroaches could be the future of espionage.
06/20/2013, Microsoft may have backtracked on some features of the Xbox One, but it won't be dropping its price or Kinect any time soon.
05/31/2013, Two Bit Circus developed a version of Asteroids where you can play as the spaceship.
05/28/2013, Microsoft has filed for a patent that will reward its users with achievements for just watching TV.