Tag: CES

Gaming News Wrap [11 Jan 2016]

Getting your week off to the best possible start as only the Gaming News Wrap can. Although we’re pretty sure you’d all prefer it was a Sunday rather. Games Remedy says Quantum Break is “so close to being done” New Fallout 4 tweak adds Borderlands-style cel shaded look Here’s a bunch of Star Wars Fallout 4 mods for you Outlast…

Gaming News Wrap [7 Jan 2015]

Hello humans. Fill your brains – and make us happy – with these tasty treats of gaming news and videos. Games Destiny players can expect a “small, but Legendary token of gratitude” later this week. It will be available via the Postmaster. [via Twitter] The new Tony Hawk game has been confirmed for a 2015 release and is heading to the…

Microsoft ‘Xbox IllumiRoom’ concept video

Microsoft has shown off a ‘proof-of-concept’ Xbox system called IllumiRoom at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. Using Kinect and a projector, the system augments the area surrounding the television screen with projected visualizations, which according to Microsoft can “change the appearance of the room, induce apparent motion, extend the field of view, and enable entirely new game experiences.” This tech…

Morning News Wrap (9 Jan 2013)

This is the news that maybe wasn’t that important… or we simply just missed it.  Those interesting little sound bites you can use to make yourself the clever gaming geek. Valve plans to exhibit its living room PC hardware at CES this week.  The technology the company has invested in is designed to support Steam and its Big Picture mode on…

CES 2013 | First 4K OLED Screen Revealed

Sony has unveiled the world’s first 4K OLED TV at the company’s CES 2013 address. The screen is still a prototype and still in development.  The displayed model used was a 56-inch made possible with Sony’s new Super Top Emission technology – which aids the penetration of light through larger OLED glass – and runs at a resolution of 3,840…

CES 2011 | Sony

Yep, it is that time of the year.  Sony and Microsoft try and outdo each others sales figures – or should that be shipped figures? Sony’s CES keynote did throw some figures our way, but there was some other interesting stuff too. Cameras?  Check.  TVs?  Check.  3D?  Check.  Phones?  Check.  Meh.  Let’s get back to the figures. To date, 60…

CES 2011 | Microsoft

Xbox and its associated goodies and gadgets appear to be doing alright for themselves, if sales and subscribers are anything to go by – although ‘shipped’ isn’t really the same as ‘sales’ now is it? Microsoft’s CEO, Steve Ballmer dropped some impressive sounding figures at his CES keynote. 50 million Xbox 360s have been shipped worldwide, with 30 million Xbox…