Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect

Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect

Because it's time to move on.
Next Xbox Rumored to Feature Voice Recognition

Next Xbox Rumored to Feature Voice Recognition

The new Xbox console is rumored to have voice recognition, not unlike SIRI, allowing users to control it just by speaking commands.
Australian Composer/Developer Uses Kinect to Play 83-Year-Old Organ

Australian Composer/Developer Uses Kinect to Play 83-Year-Old Organ

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.
Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows Version 1.5 in May

Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows Version 1.5 in May

Offering Windows users a different interactive experience via the Kinect, Kinect for Windows will see an upgrade, version 1.5, at the end of May.
Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

14 months after the release of Kinect for Xbox 360, Microsoft have released Kinect for Windows. However, they will not be supporting the device with games, instead, its intended market will be commercial clients and developers.
Free Xbox 360 with Kinect for 1st 100 Nokia Lumia 800 Purchases at Launch Event

Free Xbox 360 with Kinect for 1st 100 Nokia Lumia 800 Purchases at Launch Event

Nokia's first Windows Phone device will be launching on 7th December 2011, and the first 100 customers to purchase it at the launch party held at Clarke Quay will receive a free Xbox 360 with Kinect worth S$568.
Google's April Fools Joke Turns Real

Google's April Fools Joke Turns Real

On April Fools, Google created a new service called Gmail Motion as a prank, but researches have actually made it a real thing.
Kinect Boosts Microsoft to Record Revenues

Kinect Boosts Microsoft to Record Revenues

Microsoft's second quarter results have been announced and it looks like its Entertainment & Devices Division aka the Xbox division has delivered, with revenues up by 55%.
Microsoft Kinect + Dance Central

Microsoft Kinect + Dance Central

Microsoft has marketed Kinect as the gaming experience where "you are the controller". Dance Central, a music video game, is a launch title for Kinect. Featuring over 650 different dance moves spanning over 90 dance routines, the game uses Kinect technology to read the player's actual full-body movements.
Kinect Hacked to Play World of Warcraft

Kinect Hacked to Play World of Warcraft

Kinect has a lot of virtual and real world potential, if there's the right implementation. In fact, the University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies has ported this motion sensing technology onto World of Warcraft.