Recently, the iPhone 4S received tons of positive attention for one of its most impressive features, Siri. Apple’s new Siri technology allowed you to fully speak and have it converted to text message, navigate search engines through voice, and more. Regardless of the tons of attention received for the technology...

On certainly more than one occasion I’ve focused on Microsoft’s expansion strategy, “Windows Everywhere”. Windows Everywhere isn’t just about Windows on all kinds of desktop and laptops, but it is so much more than that. So why do I spend so much time talking about this? I talk about it because I find this...

So once in a while we will get a tip and publish it on this blog and wait…. Sometimes the tips are false (it happens) but just sometimes… In January of this year(2011), a source “Ryan” gave us a tip. From the story then: My source (who I will call Ryan for now) is saying that he’s pretty certain that Kinect...

Microsoft has started to push out the beta preview of the new Xbox 360 dashboard. The newly designed dashboard will offer the following features: Beacons – Beacons allow you to tell your Xbox LIVE and Facebook friends that you want to play a game on Xbox LIVE. New Xbox LIVE Dashboard – With an updated look...

Earlier this week, Microsoft officials announced that they plan to release a Kinect  SDK for Windows for commercial usage in early 2012. Today, Microsoft has updated the other SDK that’s used for non commercial usage. This new Kinect for Windows SDK Beta 2 adds support for the Microsoft Windows 8...

Microsoft release a new video showing it’s Kinect today. The video, shows how Microsoft have not only used the Kinect for gaming but for other more significant uses like research, business health and science. I have said often often on this site that we have only started scratching the surface of what the Kinect...

What is the Avatar Kinect? Well, simply put it’s the ability to conduct virtual meetings among avatars using the Kinect. Instead of using a Webcam image of yourself, you use an avatar to interact with others in a multi-participant conversation over the Web. Microsoft are apparently looking at the Enterprise for...

My cousin Efosa told me a while ago “Watch out for the Kinect, it’s really amazing”. Well as usual, he was right. This tool is turning out to be one of the most creative and strategic tools that Microsoft have ever come up with. Ever. Check out this video below where surgeons use the Kinect effectively to save...

So the Kinect is one of the coolest things that has come from Microsoft in quite a while. The camera that connects to the XBOX 360 allows you to control certain types of software and games etc with hand movements and gestures. I have put it out there from the beginning that I think that a Kinect 2 is inevitable...

The war for desktop video has begun and Microsoft/Facebook have struck the first blow. Facebook this Wednesday said it’s bringing Skype video calling to the social networking site, and making improvements to its “Group Chat” program. Facebook calls the video effort “Facebook Calling” CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook...