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PlayStation EyeToy loses toy, becomes PlayStation Eye

Sony has announced the PlayStation Eye, the PS3 version of the PS2 Webcam accessory, the EyeToy.

By Apr. 26, 2007


Separated at birth: Microsoft Kinect and Sony Kinetic?

Some gamers are finding it a little odd that Microsoft would choose Kinect for the brand name of its new motion-sensing technology platform since Sony had a similarly named PS2 EyeToy product called Kinetic.

By Jun. 14, 2010


Sony patents touchscreen gaming device dubbed 'EyePad'

Sony could be working on a gaming tablet, according to a recent patent filing, called the 'EyePad'. Now where have we heard that before?

By Feb. 18, 2013


Microsoft's Natal/Kinect problem: Who wants to play these games?

Kinect games demoed ran the gamut from driving a car to driving a boat to driving a mine cart--all with graphics that would make a Nintendo Wii blush. But cool hardware aside, who's going to want to play these games?

By Jun. 13, 2010


Microsoft to acquire gesture control maker Canesta

Canesta, which a year ago took in a $16 million round of funding, makes technology that enables people to control devices using motions instead of hardware interfaces.

By Oct. 29, 2010


Quanta takes stake in gesture control maker

The world's largest laptop manufacturer invests in Canesta's 3D camera on a chip.

By Oct. 20, 2009


Kinect: Are the games worth it?

The Kinect will have 15 games when it launches this November. Will they be worth your investment in a Kinect?

By Jun. 14, 2010


Linden Lab demos hands-free interface for Second Life

Second Life is a getting a new interface using 3-D cameras.

By Apr. 11, 2008


What Natal brings to Microsoft's gaming table

Natal is getting its very own event at E3, so it must be important right? In many ways, Natal is Microsoft's answer to the 10-year console refresh, and getting deeper into your wallet.

By Jun. 11, 2010


PS3 the new Wii? PlayStation Motion Controller aims to perfect the Wii-mote

Amid an already-good Sony E3 press conference, a time-out was taken amid PSP Go details, PSP games, and PS3 holiday titles to peek into the future at some on-the-horizon motion-control technology.

By Jun. 2, 2009