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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...

Microsoft Kinect powered trash can moves around to catch rubbish

07/26/2012, I am quite sure than many of us have tried throwing a crunched up piece of paper towards the waste basket in an effort to replicate our basketball heroes who tend to make the money shots whenever they are on court. Well, here is one way where you might...

Two Kinect-Like Sensors Powers Vision for SAMI Robot

07/19/2012, PrimeSense, the company which provides the main chip inside Kinect, has announced that two of its sensors would be utilized in a French robotic project called SAMI (Systeme Autonome Modulaire Interactif) which is being developed by CRIIF. SAMI is a...

Turn your body into a music mixer with a Kinect hack

07/17/2012, The Microsoft Kinect add-on for the Xbox 360 can be said to be one of the more versatile gaming components to date, and the kind of hacks associated with it has also impressed to date. What is this Kinect hack that we are going to talk about today? Known...

NASA and Microsoft release Mars Rover Landing game

07/17/2012, If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to land a rover on the surface of Mars, you’re in luck. To celebrate NASA’s Curiosity rover upcoming landing on Mars, the agency teamed up with Microsoft to create a game called “Mars...

Kinect PlayFit launches today

07/10/2012, If you love playing games on the Xbox 360 with your Kinect and you’ve always wondered about how many calories you’re actually burning every time you complete a gaming session, you’re in luck. Today, Microsoft announced the launch of...

$99 Xbox 360 with Kinect bundle now available

06/26/2012, Microsoft confirmed earlier rumors of a $99 Xbox 360 sometime last month, and here we are spiralling towards the end of June with word that this particular bundle that will not cost more than a Benjamin, has arrived at store shelves at long last. There is...

Kinect system “Kinsight” can track all items in your house

06/08/2012, Oh, the wonders of Microsoft’s Kinect technology. Last month, we told about the space docking system that uses Kinect technology to align a nanosatellite. Early this week, we also wrote about a Kinect technology used in vascular surgery. Well, if...