Xbox 360 surpasses 66M sold and Kinect passes 18M units

Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer said tonight that the Xbox 360 video game console has sold more than 66 million units since it was launched in 2005. In his final keynote at the Consumer Electronics Show, Ballmer said that the Xbox Live online gaming and entertainment service now has more than 40 million users, and he said Microsoft has sold more than 18 million Kinect motion-sensing systems.

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CES tips for startups: The smartest thing you can do is wear your company t-shirt

Chances are if you’re working in tech then you’ve spent time deliberating over which of the multitude of conferences, events and shows you should attend in 2012. Time out of the office is a luxury most startups can’t afford, so how can you justify CES, NAMM, Macworld, Mobile World Congress, SXSW, plus the hundred or so others you’re considering?

With $2M in funding, Wemo Media plans a 3D animated ocean world, TheBlu

Wemo Media announced today that it has raised $2 million in seed funding to create its first 3D digital animated world set under the sea. The ocean world will have realistic 3D animated fish, fauna, sharks and other sea life. It has the production values of a high-quality online game but is aimed at providing cool educational experiences.