Microsoft Kinect, Rally Ball, Windows Phone 7, and Xbox Live all Come Together for a Real Challenge

Being billed as a technology demo and not necessarily something that we'll see as a practical sale item down the road, Microsoft put their latest invention on-show and while its not something any of us will ever need, it is without a doubt very neat technology. The demo shows how, using a Windows Phone 7 smartphone, Microsoft Kinect and connecting through Xbox Live, a user can take advantage of the interaction provided by games such as Microsoft Rally Ball game. Windows Phone 7 users can toss balls onto the live on-screen play providing the playing character with new, human made targets instead of an all computer feed.

Real-Time cross-platform gaming from Microsoft is here

View Article


  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Today's enterprise datacenter can be one of the most complex business environments with dozens (for smaller business), hundreds (for larger and midsize business), even thousands (for hyperscale businesses) of servers that must be managed and monitored. At this level, just managing the cords can be challenging — let alone keeping up with the growing need for more agility and scalability within the datacenter. Simply put, companies are aggressively looking for less complexity and more agility from their …

  • Featuring Mary Wardley, VP, Enterprise Applications and CRM Software, IDC Live Event Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 10 AM PT / 1 PM ET Significant changes are coming to the contact center, with new technologies enabling better customer engagement, innovative journey analytics and streamlined proactive communications. But the future holds some amazing advances which will change the role of the contact center in tomorrow's organizations. This is a critical time to understand what's coming and how an agile …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date