Entertainment 2.0 #428: Dis-Kinect-ed

Nov 1, 2017 by

YouTube TV is coming to the Xbox One. Xbox may soon support wireless surround without an AV receiver. Microsoft kills the Kinect, and we've got tips to prepare for the Xbox One X.

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AMD @ CES 2014

Jan 13, 2014 by

Wearable tech and 4K televisions were big areas of focus at CES this year. How these tiny computers and big screens will be used has PC component manufacturers bringing their offerings into our lives at a scale few would have anticipated three years ago. AMD had a notable presence, and here are some of the highlights.

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Is Google Preparing a Nexus TV?

Dec 8, 2013 by

Nexus TV is hot in the rumor mill. Will Google spring something on us at CES 2014? With the Nexus brand perhaps picking up where Google TV left off what does the future hold?

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Entertainment 2.0 #211 : Post-CES 2013

Jan 18, 2013 by

Josh and Richard are back from CES. They wrap the show up and take a look forward to the coming year. There was also listener feedback to respond to and news from the Windows Media Center community.

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Microsoft Drops Price on Kinect

Aug 23, 2012 by

Microsoft drops the price of Kinect for Xbox 360 for the second time. Will it be low to convince the remaining few people who haven't already purchased one to grab it?

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Entertainment 2.0 #171 : Xbox Comes of Age

Mar 30, 2012 by

Microsoft's stealthy Windows Media Center Team posts some FAQs, HBO GO, Xfinity, and iPlayer apps appear on the Xbox 360 while Microsoft reports that its Xbox LIVE service is used more now for entertainment than for gaming, and Richard may be toting a new Windows Phone before next week's show.

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Kinect Controlled Media Center App from Amulet Devices

Mar 23, 2012 by

Amulet Devices has released a free app to control your Windows Media Center easily from the comfort of your couch.

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White Xbox 360 Kinect Bundle Now Available

Mar 2, 2012 by

While many of us are drooling over the Windows 8 Preview, Microsoft released a new Xbox package called Xbox360 Special Edition 4GB Kinect Family Bundle for $299.99.  Included is: A harddrive-less Xbox360 console A controller A Kinect Two Kinect games (Kinect Sports and Kinect Adventures) A...

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Entertainment 2.0 #166 : Kinect with your Media Center

Feb 17, 2012 by

Windows Media Center can now be controlled with your voice and gestures, Windows 8 may have Media Center after all, and we say goodbye to a DVR competitor.

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Kinect for Windows Media Center Released, Masseuses Rejoice

Feb 16, 2012 by

A developer has combined Kinect for Windows and Windows Media Center to form Kinect for Windows Media Center; A gesture and voice command system for WMC.

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Microsoft Announces Kinect for Windows Release Date

Jan 11, 2012 by

Microsoft didn’t have a whole lot of news to actually announce at their opening keynote for the Consumer Electronics Show, but they did manage to announce availability of the Kinect for Windows at the very end of the press conference. You will be able to order one on February 1st. The Kinect...

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Microsoft CES Keynote 2012 in Pictures

Jan 10, 2012 by

Going into the Consumer Electronics Show 2012 Keynote we knew it would be Microsoft’s last. What we didn’t know is whether it would be extremely enlightening about Microsoft’s plans for 2012, or if it would be more of a review of everything Microsoft has done over the last few...

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