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Microsoft ‘Kinect’ Motion Sensor For Xbox 360 Sells 1 Million Units In 10 Days!

The revolutionary motion sensor introduced by Microsoft called ‘Kinect’ exclusively for its premium gaming console Xbox 360 has already sold over 1 Million units in 10 days from its launch. Many considered that the Kinect sensor is an overpriced accessory before these figures, but its complete sell out at all the major retailers in US says otherwise. If this were to continue, Microsoft could sell …

Kinect Games for Xbox 360: What to expect

Throughout this month Kinect is being released all around the world and all you lucky people who already bought a unit or all those who are still drooling at the shop windows looking at it and the rest who don’t own an Xbox 360, well this is for all you 360 mad heads out there. Kinect will bring a new whole world to video gaming, …

New Xbox 360 Dashboard Leaked and Demonstrated on Video. Update coming in November

Engadget has found a few videos of the new Xbox 360 Dashboard that has been leaked thanks to the Kinect beta program. This new Dashboard will be released as an update in November. This new Dashboard will be compatible with Kinect so you’ll be able to control it with gestures and voice commands. The dashboard is still in beta but gives a good idea of …

Microsoft looking to start Xbox LIVE and Kinect Beta Program

According to Joystiq , Microsoft is sending out invitations to some of its Microsoft Connect users to join “Xbox Live and Kinect Beta Program” as they plan to begin it soon. Several users have received the invitation via Microsoft Connect, a service which is used to gather customer feedback on products in testing. The participants of the program will be provided opportunity to see pre-released …

Microsoft reveals Xbox Kinect technology

Microsoft have revealed the technology used in their upcoming motion based gaming device Kinect ( previously called Project Natal ) for Xbox 360. The secret was finally revealed by a patent application filled by Microsoft with the US patent and trademark office. The patent application reveals that Kinect uses PrimeSense Software, which is capable of detecting user’s body movements by focusing on certain points on …

New Xbox 360 Arcade ships on 3rd August for $199 , Kinect standalone priced at $149, bundle coming this holiday for $299

About a month ago at E3, Microsoft announced the New Xbox 360, S Arcade version of Xbox. This version is just like the 250GB version but it also includes 4GB internal memory, a new design with matte shine, built-in 802.11n WiFi and a port of Kinect. Yesterday, Microsoft confirmed the pricing of new Xbox 360 Arcade SKU, it will be available from 3rd August with the …