PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
Melbourne Zoo's Orang-utans get access to Kinect-powered apps and games
As the great apes adapt to their new toys, we chat to one of the project's masterminds, Dr Marcus Carter of the University of Melbourne.
Feb 2 2016, 4:39PM
Google Glass finds a home - in the operating theatre
Heart surgeons in Poland successfully use smart glasses to restore blood flow in a blocked coronary artery.
Nov 24 2015, 3:21PM
Cool AR sandbox, or ultimate gaming tool?
Now this is one sweet use for a Kinect.
Mar 11 2015, 2:25PM
Apple could be bringing motion control to Apple TV
Apple has received patents relating to 3D motion tracking tech, following its acquisition of Kinect creator PrimeSense.
Dec 10 2014, 10:26AM
Microsoft reportedly working on Kinect Shades for Xbox One
Watch out OculusRift and Project Morpheus - there could be a new headset in town.
Apr 1 2014, 11:43AM
Microsoft: the Kinect isn't an evil telescreen, apparently
Why you should stop worrying and learn to love the bomb. I mean Microsoft's next-gen super-cam.
Aug 15 2013, 10:28AM
Xbox One will work without Kinect
Microsoft steps back from another of its Xbone launch disasters, this time on the necessity of the Kinect module.
Aug 13 2013, 10:08AM
The tech that'll turn your living room into a holodeck already exists
All the kit you need to create a Star Trek-style simulated reality chamber is here right now.
Jul 25 2013, 11:08AM
Who needs turntables when you have Kinects?
Kinectichord turns two Kinects into the most visually amazing DJ console ever.
Jul 11 2013, 4:33PM
Microsoft Xbox Illumiroom revealed in detail
Turn your whole room into a gaming screen with this immersive combo of Kinect, projector and TV.
Apr 30 2013, 7:53AM
Microsoft Kinect for Windows
As Kinect moves out of the living room, just how many aspects of our daily lives can the technology revolutionise? Stuart Andrews finds out.
Jan 17 2013, 10:28AM
Last-minute gift ideas for under $150
Christmas is only five days away. If you're still stumped for ideas, here are five options that won't break the bank
Dec 20 2012, 12:38PM
Kinect to serve up ads based on your emotions?
Microsoft wants to sell you products based on your emotional state, using its Kinect sensor
Jun 13 2012, 10:01AM
Kinect hack lets you paint with video
If you're artistically inclined, this could be the best Kinect hack ever...
Jun 12 2012, 9:40AM
Geek tech: flexible fabric touchscreens powered by Kinect
Incredible Kinect hacks just keep on coming – this prototype adds pressure and depth into the touch control mix.
May 30 2012, 8:58AM
$99 Xbox 360 hits the US
Microsoft’s console bundle available for $99 up front and a $15 monthly fee
May 8 2012, 9:28AM
Skyrim Kinect support is out today
The day has come to unleash the power of the Dragonborn for real. Fus Ro Dah!
May 2 2012, 8:49AM
Skyrim to get Kinect voice support
Skyrim players will be able to voice commands, change weapons, navigate maps using the Kinect.
Apr 13 2012, 9:45AM
Finally! Kinect targets a core audience with Steel Battalion
Sure, it’s a sim on a console, but at least Kinect is being put to good use.
Apr 4 2012, 4:49PM
Tongue controlled Kinect?
One step too far for gesture controlled Kinect hacks? No such thing. Especially where Japanese researchers are concerned.
Apr 4 2012, 3:59PM
Most popular tech stories
How Telstra and others "overcharged" NBN customers
How the DTA plans to manage your digital identity
Microsoft finally offers Azure reserved instances
The Commonwealth's 17 high-risk IT projects
Intel patches processor flaw that left millions of PCs vulnerable
Veeam's Australian partners celebrate in Sydney
Microsoft partners head to Rhipe's Sydney beach party
Telstra gives broadband customers unlimited data
Dicker Data's top Trend Micro partners race ahead
NTT pulls cloud business out of Dimension Data
20 key tips for succeeding at Rainbow Six Siege
10 advanced tips for Rainbow Six Siege
18 pro tips from the Rainbow Six Siege world cup
Civilization VI - One year later
Every Battlefield game ranked from worst to best
Top 25 fantasy games of all time
Top 15 obscure video game consoles for collectors
Building believable AI in games: F.E.A.R.
Here are all the swears that you can call your character in Fallout 4
Hyper PixelCast 95
10 Easy Ways You Can Tell For Yourself That The Earth Is Round
7 Reasons the Wedgie is Superior to the American Bald Eagle
The ozone hole is at its smallest size since 1988, thanks to hot air and a massive international effort
There's apparently a giant void in the Great Pyramid. Here's why we don't know what's in there.
A strange object from outside our solar system just zoomed past the sun