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'No Show' Microsoft Shows Up At CES With IllumiRoom For Xbox 360
2013-01-10 13:27:45

[Watch Video: IllumiRoom Projects Images Beyond Your TV] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Despite a physical absence, Microsoft still was able to somehow manage to show up through the avatar of Samsung here at the 2013 International CES, unveiling some new technology for its Xbox system. Microsoft used Samsung's Keynote to demonstrate the new technology "IllumiRoom" at CES through a video. This device apparently is a way to try and help gamers immerse...

Avatars Let Humans And Rats Interact Through Virtual Reality
2012-11-02 05:47:31

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers have successfully ℠beamed´ a human into a virtual reality rat facility, allowing the rat and person to interact with one another on the same scale via digital representations of themselves. The researchers enabled the rat to interact with a rat-sized robot controlled by a human participant in a different location. At the same time, the human participant (while in a virtual environment) interacts with a...

2012-08-03 23:01:15

Libby is the airport virtual avatar, created by Airus Media, Inc. (DBA airportONE.com). Designed specifically for airports. Libby will provide basic information to arriving international passengers. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 Newark Liberty International Airport has a new employee "Libby”. Libby is the airport virtual avatar, created by Airus Media, Inc. (DBA airportONE.com). Designed specifically for airports, Libby will provide basic information to arriving international...

2012-06-13 09:40:05

European venture firm Balderton Capital is dumping its 13% stake in social gaming company Sulake, creator of the popular online teen game Habbo, over revelations of "explicitly sexual interactions" among players on the site. Balderton had been an investor in Sulake for the past eight years, and was its second largest shareholder.  The venture capital firm said it was also resigning from Sulake´s board of directors. “We didn´t take this decision lightly, as we have...

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Xbox 360
2013-08-10 07:13:01

The Xbox 360 is the second generation video game console produced by Microsoft. It was released on November 22, 2005 in the US and Canada, on December 2, 2005 in Europe, and December 10, 2005 in Japan. In the first year of the system’s release, it was sold in 36 countries; it has sold over 77 million units worldwide. Several versions of the Xbox 360 were released. The original Xbox 360 Premium 20 GB was released in November 2005 and discontinued July 13, 2008. The Xbox 360 Elite 120 GB...

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