Apple Confirms PrimeSense Acquisition


Last week, it was reported that Apple was in talks to buy PrimeSense, which was the company responsible for the technology inside of the Xbox 360 Kinect. According to AllThingsD, Apple has confirmed the acquisition, saying it purchased PrimeSense for around $360 million. Apple says that it “buys smaller technology companies from time to time, […]

Apple Reportedly in Talks to Buy Company Behind Kinect Tech

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Apple is currently in talks with PrimeSense, the company behind the Xbox 360’s Kinect, for the possibility of an acquisition by the Cupertino-based company, according to Israeli publication Calcalist (via AllThingsD) The deal is said to be pretty much complete, but isn’t official quite yet, with the only thing blocking the way being end-game issues like who gets paid […]

Kinect Technology Shrinks to Smartphone & Tablet Sizes


PrimeSense the company behind the technology in the Xbox Kinect wants to bring the same type of motion sensing technology to smartphones and tablets with its new Capri sensor. The company recently released a video of its next generation of sensing technology with applications in everything from store window TV displays to tablets and smartphones. […]