Category Archives: Gaming

Ouya the Next Generation Console

I hope you are excited as I am. I’m not even a gamer, but I can appreciate what this product is going to bring to the gaming industry. If you haven’t heard about it, don’t be surprised this product only … Continue reading

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TV + Smartphones + Tablets + Xbox = SmartGlass!

Microsoft introduced another innovation this past week.  They call it SmartGlass, a new feature for the Xbox. SmartGlass is an app that will allow Xbox games, movies and television shows to be integrated with tablets and smartphones. It will work … Continue reading

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3D Conferencing – The Star Wars Way

At Queens’s University in Kingston, researchers have developed a 3D videoconferencing system called Telehuman.  If you’re a starwars fan, you’ll love this little piece of technology as it’s similar to the hologram communications R1-D2 famously displayed in the original trilogy!  … Continue reading

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Canada to Enforce Hefty Fines for Privacy Breaches.

After the Sony Playstation Network hacking saga, Canada’s privacy commissioner wants the government to impose hefty fines on companies that fail to adequately protect Canadians’ personal information from preventable data breaches. “I am deeply troubled by the large number of … Continue reading

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Video game technology helps Toronto doctors

Who said surgery isn’t a game? Doctors at a Toronto hospital are relying on video game technology created by Microsoft to save time and prevent contamination in the operating room. The Xbox Kinect, which is essentially a games console with … Continue reading

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