Every year, retailers make a windfall profit during the holiday season which is marked with Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday as well as Cyber Monday. This year, record online sales to the tune of $1.93 billion were mustered on Black Friday.
It is that time of the year again when the retailers launch a barrage of lucrative deals and customers open up their wallets to indulge in a shopping spree. This year, Amazon has announced that it will be launching a new Black Friday deal every 10 minutes, starting from Sunday, Nov 24.
PrimeSense is the 3D sensoring company that furnished a significant portion of the tech that went into making Microsoft’s Kinect. The company has now reportedly being acquired by Apple for a cool $345 million.
Software giant Microsoft unveiled its new Kinect sensor as part of its Xbox One event. Microsoft has developed its Kinect sensor and now XBox One Kinect camera can see through clothes and detect every part of anatomy.
The upcoming PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are all the rage in the gaming hardware industry right now. While Ninteno is no longer a major contender in the arena, it has managed to make a good come-back by offering $50 discount on Wii U. The company has now claimed that this has resulted in a 200% surge in the sales of the console.
Grand Theft Auto V was released only recently and the game has been able to garner huge sales, breaking many previous records in the gaming industry. While the game was the first to race to $1 billion in a single weekend, fresh numbers reveal that it accounted for 50% of all game sales made in September this year.
If you have decided to play the Bioshock series game, then you have taken the right decision just on right time. Right now, online retail store Amazon is offering all the three “Bioshock Triple Pack” series games for Windows for $19.99, a whooping 75% off, meaning you save $59.98.
If you’ve always wanted to have both Xbox 360 as well as PlayStation 3, now you can finally have them in style thanks to the R2-D2 droid. The R2-D2 Game System costs a cool $800 and comes fitted with both consoles.
When Apple unveiled Siri, it was hailed as one of the best voice-based personal assistants. The crown remains with Siri to this day. Now, it is being reported that Microsoft is readying a voice-based personal assistant of its own called ‘Cortana.’
Xbox One is yet to hit the markets and so far, Microsoft hasn’t shown Xbox One dashboard to the public yet. But a new leaked video now shows off Xbox One console, controller as well as the dashboard screen, giving us the first actual peek at it.
Microsoft’s Xbox One, the newest video game console will be available in stores on November 22. Microsoft announced Wednesday in an event and includes the next-generation video game console will cost $499.99 and is available for pre-order at the Microsoft store and other retailers like Amazon Online store.
Sony has announced at Gamescom event in Germany that its PlayStation 4 console will reach European retailers on 29 November. Sony will sell its latest console price for £349 in the UK and $399 (£254) in the United States.
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