Kinect Officially Announced

Formerly called Project Natal
Microsoft announced today Kinect for Xbox 360, a controller-free gaming device revealed before the start of the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles (E3) as part of a Cirque du Soleil performance that was inspired by Kinect's technology. The slim black Kinect sensor plugs directly into any Xbox 360 and, despite its small size, the Kinect device contains a camera, audio sensors, and motion-sensing technology that tracks 48 points of movement on the human body. It has the ability to recognize faces and voices. Press 'read more' for details.