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Windows Phone 7 getting Xbox 360 Kinect features

Windows Phone 7 getting Xbox 360 Kinect features

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The Kinect and Windows Phone 7 hook up rumours just got a little bit more real over in Cologne at Gamescom, where one of the fathers of Kinect, Kudo Tsunoda, strongly hinted to Pocket-lint that some form of compatibility is on the horizon. Speaking at... >>

Move over PS3 - Kinect could accessorise

Move over PS3 - Kinect could accessorise

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Sony has had some fun as of late with its Kevin Butler videos mocking Microsoft's Kinect for its lack of "buttons" and asking: "Who wants to pretend their hand is a gun? What is this, third grade?" But it could be that the big M has the last laugh as... >>

VIDEO: Milo and Kate - the TED talk

VIDEO: Milo and Kate - the TED talk

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Earlier this year gaming supremo Peter Molyneux debuted what he believed was possible with Microsoft's Kinect accessory for the Xbox 360, and now, some months later, TED has released the video for all to watch. Milo and Kate show how using the Kinect... >>

Microsoft Kinect: Sign language friendly says Microsoft

Microsoft Kinect: Sign language friendly says Microsoft

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Before any big launch in the tech world, the webiverse rumour mill kicks into top gear. There's always plenty of chatter as to what's going to be on board, what isn't, leaked specs and so on. And Microsoft's Kinect was no exception. And, following its... >>

Core games heading for Kinect

Core games heading for Kinect

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The most common criticism of Microsoft's Kinect system is that, even though the technology is pretty revolutionary, it is basically a souped-up Wii without the remotes. Pocket-lint has had its hands on Kinect a few times now, and tried out a number of... >>

Halo: Reach - Play as the Master Chief

Halo: Reach - Play as the Master Chief

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Halo enthusiasts will no doubt be wetting the bed with excitement (only metaphorically we hope) at the thought of Halo: Reach arriving within a month. But if there is a niggling disappointment about Bungie's latest instalment it's that you can't play... >>

iPhone gets footie fever with PES 2011

iPhone gets footie fever with PES 2011

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iPhone owners will be able to play the latest incumbent of the world's best football sim franchise (says the honourable gentleman on the left) on their handsets from October 2010. The date was confirmed at the Konami stand at Gamescom 2010, with posters... >>

Call of Duty: Black Ops - Peripherals incoming

Call of Duty: Black Ops - Peripherals incoming

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Mad Catz, the video game peripheral specialist, is at Gamescom in full force this year, and was keen to show Pocket-lint its new Call of Duty: Black Ops accessories, including a world's first sneak peak at the Tritton branded Black Ops Dolby Surround... >>

Crysis 2 gets two special editions

Crysis 2 gets two special editions

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EA has confirmed that it will be launching two special edition versions of its first person shooter Crysis 2, due out in 2011. Fans of the game will be able to get the Crysis 2 Limited Edition and the Crysis 2 Nano Edition via pre-order. Both editions... >>

Sony brings forth 'phones for gamers

Sony brings forth 'phones for gamers

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Amongst the flood of Sony announcements at this year's Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, comes the company's foray into the world of headphones specifically designed for gamers. The sleek, black headsets match the looks of the normal PlayStation 3 (rather... >>