Xbox One developers have access to 7th core
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Monday, 05 January 2015 09:39

Xbox One developers have access to 7th core


May require cuts to Kinect voice commands

A leak from the Xbox One Software Development Kit that was revealed by H4LT, indicates that developers have access to a seventh core on the Xbox One that is normally reserved for Kinect and voice command features.

Original Kinect discontinued
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Monday, 05 January 2015 09:33

Original Kinect discontinued


For Windows when out of inventory

Microsoft has announced that it intends to disconnect the original Kinect for Windows sensor once the existing inventory is depleted. Going forward Windows users will have access to Kinect v2 for Windows as well as the 2.0 Kinect SDK for Windows.

Apple copies Microsoft security system
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Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:28

Apple copies Microsoft security system


A decade too late

The fruity cargo cult Apple has done what Microsoft has been doing for years – pushing out security updates. It seems that Apple has just discovered the technique which the Tame Apple Press is trying to explain as something “super”, “cool” and “original.”

Microsoft cleans up on the cloud
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Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:27

Microsoft cleans up on the cloud


Becoming a leader

Microsoft is doing rather well from corporate spending on the cloud, according to a new survey. Beancounters at Cowen & Co have added up the numbers and divided by their shoe size and reached the conclusion that cloud computing initiatives top the list of corporate IT spending priorities in the fourth quarter and Microsoft is the biggest beneficiary from it.

Skype translator beta starts this year
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Tuesday, 23 December 2014 19:13

Skype translator beta starts this year


Select Windows 8.1 / preview 10 users

Skype translator is basically a universal translator that most of us first got to see in the Start Trek franchise, before we moved on to the works of Douglas Adams.

Monday, 08 December 2014 09:30

Windows 10 coming in second half of 2015



Not a minute too soon

Friday, 05 December 2014 08:12

Nothing new from Microsoft at Game Awards

No Fallout announcement confirmed as well

Monday, 01 December 2014 08:46

Sensui steps down from Xbox Japan

Will return to the US mother ship instead

Monday, 24 November 2014 08:34

Release for Ori bumped to 2015

Moon Studios confirms delay till early 2015

Thursday, 20 November 2014 08:22

Microsoft to give gifts to Xbox One owners

Celebrating one year anniversary of the console