Entries in 'kinect' (59)
Kinect is not dead. That’s the message from Microsoft, despite the fact the peripheral was not mentioned once in its Xbox E3 press conference earlier this week.
Kinect may have been totally absent from Microsoft’s excellent E3 presentation, but the company says that software is still in development for the machine.
Microsoft is releasing an adapter that will let owners of Xbox One’s Kinect camera to connect the device to their PC.
The appealing IllumiRoom tech demo shown off by Microsoft last year has expended into an even more technologically complicated beast.
D4, the next game from Hidetaka ‘Swery65’ Suehiro, will be released on Xbox One tomorrow.
Kinect title Dance Central Spotlight is now available to download on Xbox One.
A standalone offering of Xbox One’s camera peripheral Kinect will arrive in October, Microsoft has announced.
Xbox One sales in American have more than doubled following the release of a Kinect-less SKU, Microsoft has said.
There’s a new Turtles film out soon and Activision seemingly hopes to have a title out to capitalise on the hype.
Kinect may no longer be flavour of the month at Microsoft, but the camera will still be getting some dedicated functionality in upcoming racer Forza Horizon 2.
Xbox One’s voice commands will continue to be available even in games where developers have chosen to use the recently freed Kinect GPU power for other tasks.
Microsoft’s decision to drop Kinect from the new £349 Xbox One SKU will actually increase the number of Kinect units sold.
Kinect is listening… and obeying the commands of Breaking Bad’s Jesse Pinkman.
Retailer GameStop has suggested that the latest cut-price Xbox One bundle is selling well.
Bungie has been able to increase the resolution of Destiny on Xbox One thanks to the dropping of Kinect.
Kinect-controlled music title Fantasia: Music Evolved has been given an Xbox One and Xbox 360 release date.
Owners of Kinect-less Xbox Ones will not enjoy a performance boost over those who choose to attach a camera to their machine.
The latest Xbox One development kits afford programmers in the region of ten per cent additional processing power.
One UK retailer has already started selling Xbox One without Kinect.
Retailer GameStop reckons that consumers have started showing more interest in Xbox One since Microsoft announced a cut-price Kinect-less SKU is on the way.
Microsoft even toyed with the idea of building the Kinect into the Xbox One itself, Xbox One hardware designer Carl Ledbetter has said.
An unspecified number of jobs have been lost at Microsoft owned developer Rare.
Microsoft has insisted that not having a Kinect-free Xbox One SKU at launch was not a strategic error.
Microsoft's decision to remove Kinect from the Xbox One bundle has destroyed any possibility for developers to make games that realise the potential of the motion-sensing camera.
Microsoft may have bowed to market pressures and cut Kinect from Xbox One, but it hasn’t given up its Kinect charm offensive.