Microsoft has announced the new Xbox, it is called the Xbox One. It has some interesting features and great processing power, but some say It’s not much of an improvement.
Sony has already demoed an early version of the PS4, and the WiiU has been on sale for some time. So what will Microsoft do for this generation of consoles?
Supposedly it will be called Xbox 720, but we will have to wait and see if that part is true. Microsoft has however demoed something that they kept hinting had to do with the next Xbox. Its called IllumiRoom.
So what is IllumiRoom?
As the world knows, hackers are the persons who have great knowledge of the working of computers, networks and other digital things. Hackers are not bad people; in fact, they are people with extra ordinary knowledge. But when such a person starts using its skills in illegal purposes, then it becomes a bad person. Today, hacking is one of the most dangerous activities happening in the current world. Hackers are interested in gaining access to some of the most private data of a person, like passwords for bank account. Not only normal people, even the biggest names known to the world including Microsoft and Nintendo are afraid of being hacked.
Microsoft wanted to demonstrate just how tough their new Surface tablet is. During the demonstration the tablet was dropped 1.5 meters without any damage.
He also states that Microsoft has tested dropping Surface from 72 different angles and positions to ensure that the design can handle bumps and knocks.
And now for the fun, they also showed the tablet being used as a skateboard. Check it out in the video!
Perhaps the main intention of Microsoft’s Kinect system was just for Xbox 360 and PC users for people to passively enjoy a massive amount of video games. There have been plenty of third-party efforts to utilize Kinect in the past, but the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) may have beaten everyone to the bunch.