Preface: This impression was based on a retail hardware unit with pre-release operating system software (build 6.2.10210.0). The Xbox One has a lot to live up to: the competition, PC gaming, and even its own market-leading predecessor. With all the advancements and trends in gaming graphics, controls, cinematic storytelling and DRM, there is tremendous pressure on consoles of the “next generation” to be better at, well, everything
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Xbox One impressions: good things come to those who wait
If you can look past the irony of a Microsoft competition about connecting people all around the world open only to US residents, you could win a $10,000 United Airlines travel voucher for simply using Skype.
Compared to the more grounded Productivity Vision videos , these ads for Microsoft’s private cloud solutions are definitely a bit of a stretch in the Utopian sci-fi direction. Ignoring the obvious consequences of the grandfather paradox implied in these scenarios, it scores perfectly on the checklist of a Utopia.
Compared to the more grounded Productivity Vision videos , these ads for Microsoft’s private cloud solutions are definitely a bit of a stretch in the Utopian sci-fi direction. Ignoring the obvious consequences of the grandfather paradox implied in these scenarios, it scores perfectly on the checklist of a Utopia
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Microsoftâ€™s private-cloud utopian future: hover chairs, jetboots and flower-caring robots
Since it closed acquisitions of Skype last month, Microsoft has taken the first steps to integrate its new baby into the extended family by switching over management of Skype’s client display advertising from third parties to its own. Can you feel the synergy in the air? It should be noted Skype introduced advertising in its Windows and iPhone clients months before Microsoft’s acquisition however Skype had to partner with a variety of companies in various geographical regions to sell this very premium screen real-estate.
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Microsoft begins selling advertising for Skype
I love it when puzzle pieces seems to just fall into place. If the three pieces I found yesterday were any indication then it looks as if some Windows 8 slates will actually have the capability to make and receive phone calls through the cellular network. Cue the giant Windows Phone jokes
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Windows 8 to include phone calling capability?
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter; 1 GB of DDR3 memory; Integrated with 3150 graphics media decoder; Sports a 10.1 inch display with 1024×600 pixel resolution display; 160GB hard drive; 0.3 megapixel webcam; 802.11b/g/n wireless technology …
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Microsoft promised last month that it would ship Windows 7 SP1 beta in July, but did not name a release date . The company first acknowledged it was working on the service pack last March. According to previous comments by Microsoft , …
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