Microsoft’s Kinect has been in the wild for three months now. The quirky little Xbox 360 peripheral was the talk of the town during the 2010 holiday and it went on to sell 8 million units in record time. It’s the first gaming device of its kind, encouraging people of all ages to get up off the couch and play games without a controller. So why doesn’t it move me?
Millions of people are tuning in to the Super Bowl tomorrow to watch football, or, like me, to see the commercials. But how does the Big Game get to your TV, exactly? Besides the cameras and satellite feeds, there is a ton of technology to do everything from the score overlay, instant replays, the first down lines and even WiFi in the stadium. CBS has some cool behind the scenes photos and info, check it out here.
You’ve probably been hearing all kinds of stuff about IPv6, like “OMG no more IP addresses, how can I get on the internet?!” To understand IPv6, let’s get to know what our current system is and how it works…
Don’t want to wait for Sunday? Take a look below to see some of the commercials you’ll see!
Volkswagen – The Force
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Are you as sick of crime dramas like me? No? Oh it’s because you think that you really can zoom and enhance. Well then the clip above is a sneak peek from CSI or Criminal Minds or Law & Order or whatever you watch. Enjoy Crime Cops!
A study released by “Pew Internet” indicates that 90% of households in the United States own at least one gadget and…get this…the cellular phone seems to be the most popular!
WHO’DA THUNK IT?!
Let’s be honest here: Americans love food. This is why it shames me that it was Canadians that managed to build these spectacular mega-feasts. If you weren’t hungry before… well, here you go. You can find the rest of their escapades here.
Granted AT&T is not the best network but I haven’t had any issues really with their network since I switched from Sprint when I got an iPhone. VZW is releasing the iPhone on their network on February 10th and is trying to hit AT&T hard. In the video above they are using the same can you hear me now joke that they used in their commercials forever. The latest issue iPhone users had were not related to AT&T but the phone itself when you held the phone (wrong) a certain way. To the video I say fuck you Verizon, I’m sticking with AT&T and I hope you get plagued with the same issues!
Coming up next month, March 9-11 2011 is the Pwn2Own hacking competition in Vancouver, Canada; And Google is waving around a challenge.
While not revealing too much, the new trailer for Square-Enix’s new Deus Ex game shows off some great, never before seen in-game footage. Video after the break! Read the rest of this article…