IllumiRoom – Can Microsoft Change the World of Gaming, Again?

The next great thing from Microsoft Research will change your world. Kinect changed the world of gaming, and has now gone beyond the console to impact other markets. The latest creation from Microsoft Research will start by changing the world of gaming, but it will quickly change a lot more than that. IllumiRoom takes a massive step towards immersion into your Xbox games. It transforms your room to be a much bigger part of the game you are playing.

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By using a Kinect sensor and a projector sitting on a coffee table and aimed at your TV, IllumiRoom can extend what you see on the screen to bring the game to life. The rumors are swirling that IllumiRoom will be included in the next generation of the Xbox console, due to be announced later this month. Watch the video and share your thoughts with us – Will IllumiRoom change the world?

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Mike Temporale grew up fascinated by computers since an early age. His first hands on with a computer came when he was 7 years old and a travelling lab of Commodore PET computers made a stop at his school. Hooked on the new world these devices offered, he took any chance possible to get in front of a computer. When Compaq launched the iPaq 3600, he was hooked again. This time on a whole new world of mobile computing. Today, Mike spends his day helping clients deploy and manage their mobile device around the world. From installing custom software, to locking and securing data, and everything in between. He is also the Editor in Chief at Mobile Jaw - a site focused on today's mobile world.