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Reculture: Student Project That Uses Kinect and Windows Phone Gets Refined (video)

Reculture: Student Project That Uses Kinect and Windows Phone Gets Refined (video)

May 1, 2012 1 Comment

Back in March, we wrote about a student named Ro Ramtohul and his project Reculture. His school project aims to help educate British people about different cultures with gestures using the Kinect and Windows Phone. Here we have a clearer and more refined video of the project. I think this is a pretty cool project not only […]

Deal of the Week: Kinectimals

Deal of the Week: Kinectimals

April 18, 2012 No Comments

Kinectimals is this weeks deal of the week. I believe it is the first time ever that the game is at a discounted price. At the moment and for a weeks time, you can get the $2.99 game for only $1.99. This is the perfect time to buy this pet sim. Try for Free – […]

Nokia Lumia Augmented Reality Promo Event In Melbourne, Australia

Nokia Lumia Augmented Reality Promo Event In Melbourne, Australia

April 1, 2012 1 Comment

Nokia has a reputation already for having the most creative promo events and this one is no different. In Melbourne, Australia, Nokia set up an Augmented Reality set with a HUGE screen and a few games powered by Kinect. Lucky for us, 1800PocketPC was there to cover the event and got some footage of how […]

Kinectimals Goes Mango – Learns a Few New Tricks

Kinectimals Goes Mango – Learns a Few New Tricks

March 15, 2012 1 Comment

Kinctimals is a big name Xbox 360 game, so it was a pretty huge deal when it finally landed on Windows Phone as an Xbox Live game. Now Kinectimals has finally recieved its Mango update. Now you can instant resume as much as your little heart desires. Also it has a double sided live tile […]

Reculture: Student Project Uses Kinect and Windows Phone to Teach About Cultures (video)

Reculture: Student Project Uses Kinect and Windows Phone to Teach About Cultures (video)

March 9, 2012 2 Comments

A student in the UK by the name of Ro Ramtohul needed to help increase familiarity with other cultures using a bit of technology for a school project. His whole vision revolves around how he can use TV as an incentive to learn different cultures using a kinect attached to his TV and a Windows Phone. […]

Kinect For Windows: Hardware & SDK Available Now

Kinect For Windows: Hardware & SDK Available Now

February 1, 2012 No Comments

Microsoft has just released the SDK for Kinect for Windows. The hardware is now available on their store as well for $250. Hardware Features: Utilize Kinect skeletal-tracking, sophisticated microphone array, and other sensor technologies Link computers to Kinect devices running Windows 7 and Windows 8 Developer Preview Use the Kinect for Windows SDK to build […]

Xbox Companion App: Your Shape Goes Mango & Adds Extra Features

Xbox Companion App: Your Shape Goes Mango & Adds Extra Features

January 22, 2012 No Comments

Ubisoft Montreal has updated their Your Shape companion app and not only has it gone Mango but it has been improved significantly. More tips have been added and the best part of all V 1.5 gives you the ability to create goals, create/join challenges. Version 1.5: Brand new design and accessibility improved. Guest mode for […]

Singapore: Customers Line Up 8 Hours Early For Nokia Lumia 800

Singapore: Customers Line Up 8 Hours Early For Nokia Lumia 800

December 8, 2011 No Comments

Check out this huge line in Singapore for the Nokia Lumia 800 To be fair, the first 100 buyers of the Nokia Lumia 800 will also get an Xbox 360 with Kinect absolutely free. Even though the Lumia 800 has been dominating the sales charts overseas, I am sure that has something to do with […]

Audience at the Ellen Degeneres Show Go Crazy For Xbox, Kinect, Laptop and HTC Radar

Audience at the Ellen Degeneres Show Go Crazy For Xbox, Kinect, Laptop and HTC Radar

December 6, 2011 No Comments

The Ellen Degeneres Show is having a 12 Days of Giveaways event where audience members get a free gifts. Yesterday’s gift giving was all Microsoft as Ellen began to giveaway Laptops and an Xbox 360 w/ Kinect. She also gave away an HTC Radar with 6 months of T-Mobile service to all the fans. I know […]

Kinect 2: To Read Lips & Emotions (Maybe Snatch Souls?)

Kinect 2: To Read Lips & Emotions (Maybe Snatch Souls?)

November 28, 2011 No Comments

The Kinect by Microsoft is already a sophisticated piece of hardware that translates your body’s movements into actual gameplay. It even understands you when you speak during a few Kinect enabled games and when searching with Bing on the Xbox’s new dashboard which is coming soon. Now, Eurogameris reporting that Microsoft’s next Kinect (Kinect 2) […]

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