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Report: Microsoft to enable Kinect-like 3D gestures for its own Windows Phones

Microsoft is planning to add 3D gestures and motion tracking technology to its smartphones that mimics some of the functionality of its Kinect devices used for its Xbox platform, according to a report from  The Verge.

A look at advanced guides from Cablevision, DirecTV, AT&T, and the future of channel surfing

Cablevision, AT&T and DirecTV are deploying smarter IPGs that rely on technology such as recommendation engines and voice recognition to make it easier for subscribers to find programming they may be interested in. 

Microsoft advances Xbox Live video ambitions

It could be a December to remember for Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), which is expected this week to activate recently announced support for programming from Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ), Comcast (

Verizon to distribute 26 live FiOS TV channels through Xbox

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) said Tuesday that FiOS TV subscribers who shell out $200 or more for Microsoft's (Nasdaq: MSFT) Xbox 360 will be able to watch 26 channels from its FiOS TV programming lineup