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  1. FRU review for Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    So if I told you right now that you could go onto your Xbox One and play a game that was equal parts Super Mario and trippy dream state, would you believe me? Would you believe this fantastic bit of gaming was only available on the Kinect and required you to move and contort your body to complete the platforming puzzles? I wouldn't believe me. I would be digging out my torches and pitchfork that I keep handy for occasions like this and furiously searching for my address to teach my deceitful self a lesson.


  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 ...


  3. Xbox One drops to $249, now half of its launch-day priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ars Technica

    ... is roughly half of the $499 asking price when the system launched in late 2013 (those launch systems did include a Kinect camera but didn't come with a bundled game). Previous Ars analysis shows that consoles usually don't drop to 50 percent of ...


  4. With Xbox One S release a week away, price for Xbox One, game falls to $250Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Digital Trends

    ... system. Right now and for the duration of the summer, the Xbox One is only $250. The original Xbox One (without Kinect), complete with a 500GB hard drive, was made available in 2014 for $400, but seasonal discounts and other price cuts have all but ...


  5. Microsoft slashes Xbox One price to $250 ahead of Slim launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TechCrunch

    This weekend, Microsoft dropped the price of the Xbox One for the third time since May, giving users access to the Xbox 360 successor for a mere $250. Remember, the Xbox One originally launched with a 500GB drive and a Kinect sensor for $499, all the way back in November of 2013.


  6. How Xbox One, Xbox One S, Windows, and Scorpio will work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Digital Trends

    ... resolution (usually 1080p). That sounds pretty simple, and it is, except for one key point. There's no built-in Kinect support for the Xbox One S. If you already have a Kinect, you'll need to buy an additional adapter to use any Kinect features for ...


  7. Microsoft's Xbox and Gaming sales decline 9 percent from last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Digital Trends

    ... notably, the launch edition of the Xbox One was $100 more expensive than Sony's PlayStation 4 and came bundled with Kinect. The motion tracking accessory failed to capture imaginations, and Microsoft quickly dropped it from the system. Microsoft has ...


  8. Xbox One Windows 10 Apps Going Live SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Ubergizmo

    ... their creations to fit larger displays used with the Xbox One and even add support for the wireless controller or Kinect. There aren't a lot of Windows 10 universal apps available for the Xbox One right now but that's bound to change as the software ...


  9. Kinect to Cycling74 MaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | MSDN Blogs

    I don't think I've ever highlighted anything for Cycling '74 Max , let alone a Kinect plugin for it! So when I saw that Dale Phurrough released an updated Kinect v2 Cycling '74 Max plugin, well... The new v1.1 release of dp.kinect2 for your Kinect v2 is ready for download from dp.kinect2 is a plugin, an external extension, for the Cycling '74 Max development environment to use your Microsoft Kinect v2 sensor on your Windows PC.


  10. Xbox One Backward Compatibility: THREE new Xbox 360 games added to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Daily Star

    ... titles that require a hardware accessory are not part of this feature." Though this could annoy a handful of Kinect gaming fans around the world, generally speaking none of these titles that have been ruled out by Microsoft are highly-requested ...


  11. Video game to help orangutans compose their own musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Mashable

    ... Researcher Marcus Carter told Catalyst the team were surprised by the way the orangutans first began playing with the Kinect 3D technology, expecting their interactions with the animated light projections would be limited to the floor. Instead, the ...


  12. Former Xbox One user experience lead heads to HuluRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WinBeta

    ... system in 2004. From then, he went to oversee development of several Xbox-related products such as the original Kinect, the new Xbox One Experience, the Xbox Smarglass mobile apps as and the Xbox app for Windows 10. He also used to work on the Xbox ...


  13. Cineplex Store launches new official Xbox appRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WinBeta

    ... The Cineplex Store app allow users to rent or buy movies directly from their console, and it is also integrated with Kinect to control playback with the wave of a hand or through voice commands. Furthermore, every purchase or movie rental will grant ...


  14. Australian researchers to develop video games for orangutansRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 |

    ... Corporation (ABC) on Tuesday. The researchers developed and games based on the orangutans' responses, using Kinect 3D technology from Microsoft's Xbox One gaming system. The team initially designed a game using "intelligent projections," which ...


  15. Orangutans at Melbourne Zoo to be given more video gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | ABC News

    ... of time," he told Catalyst. The researchers developed and trialled games based on the orangutans' responses, using Kinect 3D technology from Microsoft's Xbox One gaming system. The orangutans surprised researchers with the first game they played, ...


  16. Microsoft's Thinner Xbox One Appears in Stores on Aug. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | CNet News

    ... USB ports to the front of the device and included an IR blaster (a function previously performed by the once-standard Kinect motion-sensing accessory), enabling the system to control other remote-control devices. The redesign ditches the dedicated ...


  17. Slimmed-down Xbox One S console hits stores on August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | TechSpot

    ... support in certain upcoming games such as Gears of War 4 and Scalebound. Another change is the removal of a dedicated Kinect port at the back of the console. The handful of people still interested in Kinect can use the peripheral with the new Xbox ...


  18. Xbox One S to launch on August 2 - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | CNET

    ... tried a number of tactics to boost Xbox One sales, including slashing the price , bundling free games and offering a Kinect-free version of the console. But the Xbox One S represents a new shift. The console is smaller , cheaper and throws in ...


  19. Microsoft reveals release date for 2TB version of Xbox One S - August 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Digital Trends

    ... strategy that Microsoft took when the Xbox One first launched back in 2013. The only available bundle came with a Kinect sensor and retailed $500, but a cheaper, Kinect-free bundle went on sale several months later. Speaking of Kinect, if you do ...


  20. Deal of the Day: Lowest ever price on Xbox One starter bundleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | TrustedReviews

    ... War, there's a lot of mileage left This is the cheapest basic set-up for Xbox One right now and comes complete with Kinect bar and three-game starter pack. It's only slightly up on its Prime Day price and it's still A 60 off from the price in June. ...