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  1. Xbox One Price Cut In Response To PS4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ubergizmo

    ... why Sony's console took the lead early on. Microsoft's console was priced more because the company had bundled the Kinect sensor with it. Microsoft later decided to cut the price by $100 and unbundled the Kinect from the Xbox One . That allowed it ...

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  2. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    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 ...

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  3. Beam Is Now Available For Some Xbox One UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cinema Blend News

    ... into streaming previously, Beam might make giving it a try something worthwhile. An Xbox One early adopter who owns a Kinect already has all the pieces required to stream, something wich could be intimidating on PC. Perhaps the new platform will ...

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  4. Sensors that predict when a person will have a fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Mail on Sunday

    ... measure movement using infra-red light, and are similar to motion sensor detectors used in video games such as Kinect, on Microsoft's XBox. Researchers found pensioners had an 86 per cent chance of falling within three weeks if it decreased by 5.1cm ...

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  5. I Traded In A PS4 To Save My Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Kotaku

    ... a living room PlayStation 4. It's not like Seamus and Archer will miss it. They're too busy shouting at Cortana via Kinect on the Xbox One to care about a console that doesn't do anything when you yell at it. Besides, it's much easier to get to the ...

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  6. FTC: Vizio smart TVs spied on what viewers watchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Evening Sun

    ... TV software allegedly had "always on" features. (Before that, similar concern concerns were raised over Microsoft's Kinect audio and video controller for the Xbox 360 video game console.) The Electronic Privacy Information Center filed a complaint ...

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  7. Into the Wild: An Immersive Adventure at ArtScience Museum in...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Ubergizmo

    ... is the ability to know how far things are from the camera at any given time. This is similar to what the Xbox's Kinect does and relies on infra-red projection to do this in a range of ~0.5-4 yards. Depth Sensing can be combined with Motion Tracking ...

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  8. Xbox promotes Mike Ybarra and Kareem ChoudhryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... Xbox functionality in Windows 10, and the upcoming redesign of the Xbox dashboard. Choudhry used to head up Kinect development, but Microsoft eventually deemphasized the motion camera and unbundled it from the console, so Choudhry then shifted to ...

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  9. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    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 ...

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  10. FTC: Vizio smart TVs spied on what viewers watchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | USA Today

    ... TV software allegedly had "always on" features. (Before that, similar concern concerns were raised over Microsoft's Kinect audio and video controller for the Xbox 360 video game console.) The Electronic Privacy Information Center filed a complaint ...

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  11. Welcome to the New WorldRead the original story

    Monday Jan 23 | Packt Book Feed

    ... of an object using projected light patterns and a camera system. Microsoft first used this type of camera inside the Kinect for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One. One ambient light sensor :Ambient light sensors or photosensors are used for ambient light ...

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  12. Bits and pieces: Quick-hit review timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Network World

    ... top of your TV) or below it. The base/sensor then scans the area in front of the TV (similar to the way that the Xbox Kinect camera) to find the gun's location. The system then calibrates by having you shoot red boxes

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  13. Here's how the Windows 10 game mode will workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Nag.blog

    ... work needs to be done to keep the system running smoothly, in addition to reserving some GPU power in case a Kinect camera is plugged in. Doing a similar thing for the PC is a sound idea. The way that Windows currently schedules threads on a CPU ...

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  14. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    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 ...

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  15. Xbox One ditches Much-beloved Snap feature to boost performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Digital Trends

    ... is. The Xbox One has changed dramatically since it was first announced back in 2013. Before, it had a strong focus on Kinect, Microsoft's motion tracking peripheral, and a multimedia user experience. But the bad press due to rumors that game ...

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  16. The Morning After: Wednesday, January 25 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Engadget

    You're here, in the middle of the week. Over the last 24 hours, you may have missed that Sprint is buying a huge chunk of Tidal, how Samsung's Note 7 debacle came and went, and the mixed future of games for both the Xbox One's Kinect and Nintendo's 3DS.

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  17. Don't bank on Kinect games in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Engadget

    That's Mattia Traverso, the creator of Kinect-exclusive game Fru . Traverso has a unique perspective on the Kinect marketplace because he's one of the last video-game developers to build an experience specifically for Microsoft's motion-sensing peripheral.

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  18. //No Comment - Kinect for X-Rays, Kinect as a Baby Monitor & Full Body Motion Tracking ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | I programmer

    The whole subject of depth cameras has more or less dropped out of sight. The Kinect in particular has been declared dead more than once recently, but this is simply a reflection of how high the hype reached before the inevitable crash.

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  19. Podcast Unlocked Ep. 55: Mitchy BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    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 ...

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  20. One Thing That Will Be Missing From The Nintendo Switch When It LaunchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    ... more on a core gaming experience. Now, Microsoft paid dearly being $100 marked up over the PS4, coming with the Kinect 2.0 bundled in (which had a bad rap after it was revealed that it could be used to collect and send data to spy agencies ) and was ...

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