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Report: Xbox 720 To Feature Siri-Like Voice Control

02/07/2013, It seems every day we get closer to E3, there’s a new rumor for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox 720. Yesterday we heard of the possibility the next-generation Xbox requiring an Internet connection at all times, which may be one of the nails in the coffin...

Kinect Aids US Veterans With Physical Therapy

12/21/2012, The Kinect add-on from Microsoft is definitely a piece of gaming technology that has gone beyond its original purpose, that is, to offer an alternative gaming environment where your entire body is the controller itself. We have seen our fair share of...

Kinect Helps Patients Feel At Ease

11/20/2012, Being hospitalized is no fun for anyone, and it can be an emotionally as well as financially draining time for the family involved. Well, in order to up the fun factor while reducing all the stress and glum looks at hospitals, a children’s clinic in...

Microsoft’s New Patent Is Pure, Privacy-Invading Evil

11/06/2012, Here’s a new, innovative Kinect patent. It uses the Kinect cameras to count how many users watching the television, and can take “remedial action” if there are more people watching than the number of licenses you paid for....

3Gear Systems’ Kinect setup could replace your computer’s mouse

10/05/2012, We know that Microsoft’s Kinect is capable of more than just gaming, and the folks at 3Gear Systems have come up with an interesting way to use it as a possible replacement for your mouse. Through the use of gestures, they demonstrated in the video...

eyeSight gesture control can code motion control into any camera

09/24/2012, One of the most widely-used and commercially successful motion-sensing pieces of hardware has been Microsoft’s Kinect. Microsoft bundled it up with its Xbox game console and since then, Kinect has been flying right off the shelves. However, until...

Nissan rolls out Kinect-powered showrooms across the US

08/27/2012, Don’t you just hate it when you go to a store to buy something you’ve been eyeing for a long time, only to find out that they’re sold out to the point where the display models are no longer available either? Well it seems like Nissan is looking to...

Microsoft Kinect gets price drop to $109.99

08/22/2012, You know what they say – good things always come to those who wait, but then again, there is always a price to pay if you are an early adopter. Case in point, the Microsoft Kinect system that was introduced to the world on November 4, 2010 for...