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October 25, 2017 8:14 PM Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect, and that makes me sad

Robbing the Xbox of its eyes and ears makes it a lesser platform. Microsoft is no longer building any Kinect devices for consoles or PCs, writes Fast Co. Design. Since their 2010 introduction on the Xbox 360 and through major updates for Xbox One and PC, the sensors combined a depth-sensing camera, a regular video camera, and a microphone array into a device 217

October 23, 2017 3:40 PM Xbox One X preview: is it worth the money?

It's not next generation, which is why the imminent release of the Xbox One X may have slipped under your radar. Still, the Xbox One-Point-Five doesn't sound as catchy as the One X, so you can forgive the slightly deceptive name. Anyway, what exactly is so special about this not-quite-next-gen console? Starting with the superficials, the machine is very sleek 164

October 21, 2017 11:52 PM Super Mario Odyssey Video Shows Off Co-Op Gameplay

We're getting closer and closer to the release of the Nintendo Switch open-world game Super Mario Odyssey and to celebrate, Nintendo has released a brand new video to highlight the more shareable features of the upcoming game. In the video above, interested players also get to see more of the Wooded Kingdom within the game itself in search of those coveted 631

October 20, 2017 10:27 PM Spacewalking astronauts replace blurry camera on robot arm

Spacewalking astronauts provided some necessary focus to the International Space Station's robot arm on Friday. Astronaut Joe Acaba, who once taught science at Melbourne High School in Brevard County, unbolted a blurry camera from a new robotic hand installed two weeks ago. He then popped in a spare, which flight controllers quickly tested from Houston 195

October 14, 2017 4:43 PM 16 reasons why now is the perfect time to buy an Xbox One

Not only is it a looker, but it's a powerful little box — the Xbox One "S" model seen above is the new standard for the console, replacing the original box that launched in 2013. It plays the same games, but looks better, does more, and costs less. You can get a basic Xbox One S console, with 500 GB of storage, for $250. That said, you're just as likely 119

October 11, 2017 7:13 PM Facebook announces a wireless $200 virtual reality headset

Facebook dropped a bombshell on the virtual reality world Wednesday: a $200 virtual reality headset that doesn't require wires or a smartphone to work. The headset could go a long way to helping Facebook get virtual reality into the hands of a “a billion people” — a (timeframe-free) goal chief executive Mark Zuckerberg set Wednesday at a developers conference 104

October 11, 2017 5:19 PM Zuckerberg announces $199 Oculus Go as “sweet spot” standalone headset

Shipping "early next year," also teases wireless "Santa Cruz" headsets. SAN JOSE, Calif.—On stage at the Oculus Connect 4 conference, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg took the wraps off of Oculus Go, the company's first "sweet spot" standalone headset. Zuckerberg announced it would launch "early next year" at a price of $199. The announcement followed 104

October 5, 2017 5:00 PM Smart speakers are working their way into every home

And traditional audio manufacturers need to realize the danger. It's not enough for your speakers to simply pump out good sound from your TV, computer, smartphone or Spotify account. Not in 2017, when three of the world's biggest consumer technology companies -- and that includes Amazon -- are pitching products that do so much more. No matter which system 109

October 4, 2017 6:00 AM Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Launch: How to Watch and What to Expect

Google will be launching the new generation of Pixel smartphones on Wednesday and while there is still some time before we get to see the new handsets, we have decided to compile a list of all the things that you can expect from the Google launch event and share the information on how you can watch the event live. If you think that the California-based 104

September 30, 2017 12:26 PM GoPro Hero 6 Black launched: Comes with improved features compared to its predecessor

As scheduled, GoPro has launched its latest action camera for the adventure enthusiasts. The company at an event in San Francisco, California unveiled the new GoPro Hero 6 Black along with a few other products and upgrades. The Hero 6 Black is basically the successor to the Hero 5 Black. However, while the new camera takes great design inspiration from its predecessor 79