Microsoft files patent for user-health-generated Avatars

Microsoft files patent for user-health-generated Avatars

It’s okay if you need to read that headline again. It’s pretty confusing. Here’s the gist of it: Microsoft filed a patent in June of 2008 for the automatic generation of an Avatar based on a user’s physical health. The patent application, discovered by 1UP, specifically details... 

Read More of Microsoft files patent for user-health-generated Avatars

Microsoft Surveys NXE Avatar Changes, Including Wearable Achievements

Microsoft Surveys NXE Avatar Changes, Including Wearable Achievements

The addition of the Rare-designed Avatars in the New Xbox Experience hasn’t amounted to much beyond an increasingly expanding virtual wardrobe. But Microsoft may have grander plans for the little guys. While there are a handful of games that already support Avatars in-game—Scene It? Box Office... 

Read More of Microsoft Surveys NXE Avatar Changes, Including Wearable Achievements