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Microsoft Wants To SuperSize Your XBOX Gaming Screen.....And They Need Your Full Room For That !!!!

A Microsoft research team is working on a concept which will take your gaming experience to a whole new level, christened "IllumiRoom" the now live proof-of-concept augments the area surrounding your television with projected visualizations to enhance the traditional living room entertainment experience. A Kinect scans the shape of the room which is then used by Illumiroom for 3-D projection to paint surroundings with images. Have a look at the ROOM sized gaming screen demonstration using this technology.

Pee Powered Games - New Age Urinal Allows Male Users Play Interactive Video Games Controlled By Peeing

Gaming is everywhere be it your computer, laptop, TV, cellphones or tablet but now they have a new address - inside man urinals. Captive Media is the world’s first retrofit, networked washroom gaming system with an innovative hands-free control - "A users pee".

These "TOYLETS" features an hi-definition screen, fitted at eye level above the urinal, where it commands the full attention of the user. When not in active use, it plays a mixture of adverts and contents which switches automatically to GAMING mode when a user approaches it. The urinal makes use of contactless sensors to detect the position of a man’s stream allowing them to interact with the game. Dont miss the videos below to check these smart urinals in action.

Pee Games

Grab your free legal copy of EA Games Battlefield 1942

Here is a great chance to grab free copies of Battlefield 1942 - the ever popular 2002 World War II-themed FPS game. In celebration of reaching their 10th anniversary, EA games is offering Battlefield 1942 as a free download via Origin service.

Download Free Battlefield 1942

Apple iTable 2 - The Surface Computing Powered Concept Table Tennis 2.0

Apple designs beautiful products, and there have been many concepts mimicking their design philosophy on products they don't create. Here is yet another example of simplistic and futuristic table-tennis table designed using Apple aesthetics. The concept labelled "Apple iTable 2" shows a futuristic version of popular game ping-pong (Table Tennis), the concept features multi-touch surface which is responsive to both human touch as well as the ping-pong ball. The table is powered with two 2.4GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon E5620 processors, an ATI Radeon HD 5870 graphic cards, a Wi-Fi connection and 12 Bose micro speakers. The screen is Apple’s new HiDPI, which gives a resolution of 2880 x 1800 pixel.

The SMART Table will offer various statistics and data during and after the game, for example ball hit location, trajectories and player scores. All this can be synced with Apple iPhone and iPad.

Free Online, Windows and Mac Game Angry Indians HD

Here is another chance for computer users to vent out there anger on Indian Government, as after Angry Anna we have yet another "Angry Birds" clone.

Be it the corruption allegations, the internet censorship intentions or the inflation - Indian government had came under a lot of heat last few months. Taking into account the recent scuffle between Congress party and cartoonist "Assem Trivedi" over his creations, where he was charged sedition by the government inspired the game "Angry Indian HD" which allows users to throw "Assem Trivedi's" head on Indian Prime Minister Mr. Manmohan Singh.

The game is available as a free to play online version, as well as can be downloaded on Windows and Mac platforms.

Download Half-Life remake "Black Mesa" for free

Black Mesa

After 14 years of original Half-Life, a new total conversion of the game is now available for download. Developed using the newest version of the Source Engine, the third-party mod "Black Mesa" took almost 8 years to develop with a volunteer team of 40-persons. The Half-life mod is not just a re-skinned game, but a whole new complete gaming experience. The conversion mod fully exploits the changes in newer "Source Engine" to provide a reconstructed Half-Life universe with better art details, level sizes and code features.

The game is out now for free download and features a brand-new gameplay and feel, with more complex and challenging environments. Black Mesa reintroduces the popular "Half-Life" player character Doctor Gordon Freeman, along with the original characters seen in Half-Life. Offering tremendously detailed environments, a huge cast of characters and experimental weaponry. All-new music, voice acting, choreography and dialogues provides a more expansive and immersive experience than ever before.

Black Mesa

Black Mesa gameplay videos, download links and installation instructions posted below.

Free EA Games for Desktop, iPhone, iPad, Android and Web-browser

Electronic Arts is one of the biggest game studios, apart from paid blockbuster gaming titles the company also offers games for free. EA offers a large selection of free games for a variety of platforms which includes iOS, Android and web-based flash games. This list also includes popular titles under "Free4Play" offering.

Have an Ubisoft game installed, you are easily hackable from a web-browser...

A critical vulnerability in Ubisoft Uplay web-browser plugin which gets installed by all current Ubisoft games (Assassin's Creed II, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood, Assassin's Creed: Project Legacy, Assassin's Creed Revelations, Assassin's Creed III, Beowulf: The Game, Brothers In Arms: Furious 4, Call Of Juarez: The Cartel, Driver: San Francisco, Heroes Of Might And Magic VI, Just Dance 3, Prince Of Persia: The Forgotten Sands, Pure Football, R.U.S.E., Sh

Microsoft SoundWave - Kinect Like Gesture Control For PC Using Built-in Microphone and Speakers

Microsoft Kinect has been overall an exciting technological advancement in gesture control, to move things forward and enable use of the technology without any dedicated specialized hardware. Microsoft Research has now came up with "SoundWave" - a project aimed to gesture enable your computer using no specialized sensors or devices but just the in-built speaker and microphone. The technology makes smart use of "Doppler effect" to detect movements and gestures near a computer, the complex algorithm used to send-receive and decode gesture controls have some exciting usage scenarios like auto wake and sleep your computer, playing gesture controlled games and day-to-day computer navigation using air-gestures as shown in the video - add to that you can use this technology in a crowded place with lots of noise and even while playing audio from your speakers .


Full demonstration video after the jump.

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