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Kinect Voice

So Microsoft has made a lot of noise about the Xbox One’s new Kinect, especially the improved voice commands.  Apparently it should even know which person in the room is talking to it.  But does it work?


Darkness

It is not often I write about movies.  Even really good ones.  Sure I enjoyed Star Trek: Into Darkness, probably my favourite 3D movie yet.  And sure Blue Jasmine was really intense and gripping.




Music of 2012

2012 has definitely been a good year for music.  The Annual 2012 still stands the test of time.  Looking back, late additions like Levels by Avicii (First time on The Annual) went on to be big hits in 2012.  But equally one of my first choices Turn It Down by Kaskade with Rebecca & Fiona still regularly plays on dance radio.




Apple Is A Bully

Apple is a bully.  Yes that's rights.  Today, the Apple v Samsung case reached a jury verdict of just over 1 billion dollars in favor of Apple.  The main points were that Samsung had breached Apple's trade dress and patents concerning 'bounce back' and 'pinch to zoom.'


It is not about age!

Kylie Minogue sparked a small controversy recently over comments she directed about Madonna’s latest MDNA tour. The negative comments were about her flashing her boob at a recent concert and the style of a particular majorette or cheerleader outfit.