Next Generation Consoles

Microsoft to Switch from IBM to AMD Chips in Upcoming Console

Bloomberg’s sources have stated that the next Xbox will be using the eight-core AMD chips used by PlayStation 4 and will be moving away from the IBM chips. The aim here is to shave ...
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Virgin Gaming and Microsoft Team Up For Xbox Tournaments

Microsoft has a new partner in Virgin Gaming and the two seek to add a new dimension to the online multiplayer experience. The team-up is launching a Xbox Tournaments app on the Xbox ...
Next Gen XBox to be announced by May 21

Next Gen XBox to be announced by May 21

Microsoft has originally scheduled to announce the details of the next generation of XBox it has to offer this April, but the company has stalled the event for the 21st of May instead. ...
MSN Messenger closes its doors and Skype takes over

MSN Messenger closes its doors and Skype takes over

It’s the end of an era. Today is one of those days when a mythical product in the tech world moves to a “farm upstate”. MSN Messenger, launched in July 1999, closed ...
Google Glass Competitor to Surface in 2014

Google Glass Competitor to Surface in 2014

Source: Google Google Glass still in its development phase, but the wearable computing device from the world’s search giant has already enjoyed much public presence and has elicited ...
Windows 8: What’s In Store?

Windows 8: What’s In Store?

Industry observers have painted a critically unfavorable picture for the Windows 8 OS this week. It all started with Dell casting out a predominantly negative outlook in its SEC filing ...
Next Generation Consoles

Next Generation Consoles To Block Used Games?

The gaming world has heard a bit about the PS4 and that it supposedly won’t block out used games. Now everyone is waiting to hear from Microsoft on the Xbox 720. While we all want ...
Physical Therapy with Microsoft Kinect

Physical Therapy with Microsoft Kinect

Home Team Therapy, which launched in private beta this week, is using online video and video games to help physical therapists guide patients through their exercises at home. The concept ...
Brain Surgery using a Microsoft Kinect

Brain Surgery using a Microsoft Kinect

Kinect, the motion sensing device Microsoft uses on the ever popular Xbox 360, allows gamers to play games and operate their Xbox using movements, gestures, or voice commands. This ...
Office 365 possibly to be embedded in PC's

Office 365 possibly to be embedded in PCs

Microsoft Indonesia recently announced it has begun negotiations with PC manufacturers to embed the software giant’s cloud based service software, Office 365 into new PC’s. Top ...