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Melbourne Zoo's Orang-utans get access to Kinect-powered apps and games

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.
By David Hollingworth Feb 2 2016, 4:39PM
Google Glass finds a home - in the operating theatre

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.
By Staff Writer Nov 24 2015, 3:21PM
Cool AR sandbox, or ultimate gaming tool?

Cool AR sandbox, or ultimate gaming tool?

Now this is one sweet use for a Kinect.
By David Hollingworth Mar 11 2015, 2:25PM
Apple could be bringing motion control to Apple TV

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.
By Angus Baillie Dec 10 2014, 10:26AM
Microsoft reportedly working on Kinect Shades for Xbox One

Microsoft reportedly working on Kinect Shades for Xbox One

Watch out OculusRift and Project Morpheus - there could be a new headset in town.
By Esat Dedezade Apr 1 2014, 11:43AM
Microsoft: the Kinect isn't an evil telescreen, apparently

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.
By Esat Dedezade Aug 15 2013, 10:28AM
Xbox One will work without Kinect

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.
By David Hollingworth Aug 13 2013, 10:08AM
The tech that'll turn your living room into a holodeck already exists

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.
By Esat Dedezade Jul 25 2013, 11:08AM
Who needs turntables when you have Kinects?

Who needs turntables when you have Kinects?

Kinectichord turns two Kinects into the most visually amazing DJ console ever.
By Stephen Graves Jul 11 2013, 4:33PM
Microsoft Xbox Illumiroom revealed in detail

Microsoft Xbox Illumiroom revealed in detail

Turn your whole room into a gaming screen with this immersive combo of Kinect, projector and TV.
By Luke Edwards Apr 30 2013, 7:53AM
Microsoft Kinect for Windows

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.
By Stuart Andrews Jan 17 2013, 10:28AM
Last-minute gift ideas for under $150

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
By Jenneth Orantia Dec 20 2012, 12:38PM
Kinect to serve up ads based on your emotions?

Kinect to serve up ads based on your emotions?

Microsoft wants to sell you products based on your emotional state, using its Kinect sensor
By Stephen Graves Jun 13 2012, 10:01AM
Kinect hack lets you paint with video

Kinect hack lets you paint with video

If you're artistically inclined, this could be the best Kinect hack ever...
By Stuff.tv staff Jun 12 2012, 9:40AM
Geek tech: flexible fabric touchscreens powered by Kinect

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.
By Sophie Charara May 30 2012, 8:58AM
$99 Xbox 360 hits the US

$99 Xbox 360 hits the US

Microsoft’s console bundle available for $99 up front and a $15 monthly fee
By Sam Kieldsen May 8 2012, 9:28AM
Skyrim Kinect support is out today

Skyrim Kinect support is out today

The day has come to unleash the power of the Dragonborn for real. Fus Ro Dah!
By Esat Dedezade May 2 2012, 8:49AM
Skyrim to get Kinect voice support

Skyrim to get Kinect voice support

Skyrim players will be able to voice commands, change weapons, navigate maps using the Kinect.
By Esat Dedezade Apr 13 2012, 9:45AM
Finally! Kinect targets a core audience with Steel Battalion

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.
By Nathan Lawrence Apr 4 2012, 4:49PM
Tongue controlled Kinect?

Tongue controlled Kinect?

One step too far for gesture controlled Kinect hacks? No such thing. Especially where Japanese researchers are concerned.
By Sophie Charara Apr 4 2012, 3:59PM