- News tagged "xbox"
Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012
In order to catch up to competitors such as Apple and Amazon, Microsoft has announced the launch of their own digital music service which goes by the name of Xbox Music. Currently available for the Xbox 360, the service will be expanded to smartphones, tablets and PCs with the launch of Windows 8.
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012
Think Microsoft's Kinect is all about motion-sensing games? You'll have to re-evaluate what you know about Kinect, when you hear (and see) what Australian composer and developer Chris Vik did with it using Kinectar, a toolkit that uses the Kinect sensor as a MIDI controller.
Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012
The Xbox 360 is close to seven years old, and it seems Microsoft is ready to launch a new console by next year. While the next generation Xbox won't be out by this year, sources have made the wait more bearable by revealing that the console will be six times more powerful than the Xbox 360.
Thursday, 4 Nov 2010
Ever wondered how Microsoft Xbox Kinect's motion detection works? Wonder no longer, as Wired.com has your answers.
Tuesday, 17 Aug 2010
Microsoft is hoping to extend the XBox 360 gaming experience unto the upcoming Windows Phone 7 platform, which features the XBOX Live gaming hub as well. Newly announced titles on WP7 include Bejeweled LIVE, Guitar Hero 5 and The Harvest among others. Following the phone's launch, fresh Xbox LIVE titles will be added to the games portfolio each week.
Wednesday, 21 Jul 2010
Microsoft Corp. today announced an all-in-one opportunity to jump into the controller-free fun of Kinect this holiday: the all-new Xbox 360 4GB console, the revolutionary Kinect sensor and "Kinect Adventures" packaged together for a suggested retail price of S$469.
Monday, 8 Mar 2010
Microsoft seems bent on creating a full experience with its upcoming Windows Phone 7, which will share games across its other two cousins, Windows and Xbox.