Entries in 'kinect' (60)

Microsoft denies plans to launch Kinect-free Xbox One

Microsoft denies plans to launch Kinect-free Xbox One

It would possibly be the biggest U-turn of all, but chances of a Kinect-free Xbox One release have been dismissed by Microsoft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 25th 2013 at 11:25AM in News
Microsoft would "aggressively challenge" state attempts to use Kinect for snooping

Microsoft would "aggressively challenge" state attempts to use Kinect for snooping

Any attempt by the US government to use Xbox One’s Kinect camera to spy on the public would be resisted.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2013 at 9:38AM in News
US government "stopping" Microsoft from disproving spying claims

US government "stopping" Microsoft from disproving spying claims

Microsoft has insisted it does not share customer data with governments, but the US government is preventing the platform holder from proving it.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 17th 2013 at 11:35AM in News
Report: Apple in talks to buy Kinect sensor manufacturer Primesense

Report: Apple in talks to buy Kinect sensor manufacturer Primesense

The technology company that provided Microsoft with the original Kinect sensor is reportedly being courted by a pair of rival companies.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 17th 2013 at 7:25AM in News

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Xbox One is a "justifiable business expense"

Xbox One is a "justifiable business expense"

Being journalists in the games industry, it's fairly easy for us to argue that we should have consoles in the office. It doesn't work but it's easy to argue.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 11th 2013 at 12:59PM in News
Kinect 2.0 to drive targeted, integrated Xbox One advertising platform

Kinect 2.0 to drive targeted, integrated Xbox One advertising platform

Advertising has been a central element in the design process behind not only the Xbox One but also the Kinect 2.0 camera, Microsoft has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 4th 2013 at 1:11PM in News
Xbox One could replace code redemption with QR tags

Xbox One could replace code redemption with QR tags

We all hate laboriously typing in those 15-digit codes that publishers and platform holders insist on using, right?

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 2nd 2013 at 1:41PM in News
Xbox One does not include a headset in the box

Xbox One does not include a headset in the box

Microsoft’s Xbox One headset will not be included with the Xbox One hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2013 at 2:51PM in News

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Metal Gear Solid 5 might offer Kinect functionality

Metal Gear Solid 5 might offer Kinect functionality

Hideo Kojima has expressed interested in utilising the Kinect camera in the Xbox One version of Metal Gear Solid 5.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 24th 2013 at 10:37AM in News
MICROSOFT: Kinect Sports Rivals available at Xbox One launch

MICROSOFT: Kinect Sports Rivals available at Xbox One launch

Rare's best-selling sporting mini-game collection will return when Xbox One launches this November.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 10th 2013 at 7:39PM in News