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Some Xbox 360 Models Get Temporary Price Cut

09/24/2013, The old is set to fade away each time something new comes, and in this case, the Xbox 360 looks set to ride into the sunset as the Xbox One is due to roll out in the US as well as in Europe in under two months’ time. The thing is, being an early...

Microsoft Windows Gift Card On Amazon

09/24/2013, Microsoft did give us some time to bid adieu to the Microsoft Points system sometime last month, as the software giant made the jump to include real world currency when it comes to being able to purchase downloadable games, music as well as movies from...

SkyDrive Users Experience Access Issues

09/24/2013, Hmmm, it seems that gaining access to a particular online service is not all that plain sailing in the past few days. Google had issues with their Gmail, with slow email deliveries being one of the major thorns recently, and here we are with Microsoft’s...

Microsoft Organizes Surface Tour For The Curious

09/24/2013, Yes, so we do know that Microsoft has already begun to offer pre-orders for both the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets, but do bear in mind that these tablets will not begin to ship within another month or so. Waiting can be quite a pain for those of us...

Hands-On: Microsoft Surface 2 Review

09/24/2013, Microsoft unveiled two new tablets yesterday at an exclusive event held in New York City: the Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2. The Surface Pro 2 is being directed as more of Microsoft’s ultimate tablet as it has some serious specs which improves the overall...

Xbox One Will Launch With 300 Gamerpics

09/24/2013, We’re not sure just how popular gamerpics are these days for the Xbox 360 as avatars have taken over the need for a topical or cool gamerpic. When the Xbox 360 first launched, Microsoft launched a rather small number of gamerpics, which they...

Arc Touch Mouse Surface Edition Announced

09/24/2013, It was only recently that Microsoft announced both the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets, and if you were thinking of getting your hands on either device but would like to use a mouse with the tablet to increase your productivity, Microsoft has also...

Microsoft Has Three Surface Generations In Mind Already

09/23/2013, At this morning’s Microsoft Surface event, we managed to snag some hands-on time with the Microsoft Surface Pro 2. Not only that, later in the day, we reported whispers of Microsoft working on a release of a Surface 2 with LTE capability that should see...

Xbox One Upload Studio Will Not Feature YouTube Support At Launch

09/23/2013, Well, well, what do we have here? It seems that we have received word from the ground that Xbox One’s Upload Studio will be launched when the next generation console itself rolls out in the US as well as in Europe later this November. There is a...

Microsoft: Don’t Expect Indie Games For Xbox One Until 2014

09/23/2013, One of the great things about indie games is that people, for the most part, do not have much expectations going in which leads to pretty pleasant surprises, or nasty shocks. In any case if you’re a fan of indie games and you’re looking forward to the...

Surface 2 With LTE SKU Coming In 2014

09/23/2013, Earlier today Microsoft unveiled two new Surface tablets, the Surface 2 which will be powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 chipset, and the Surface Pro 2 which would be powered by an Intel processor. Prior to the unveiling, there were rumors about some of the...

Microsoft Surface 2, Surface Pro 2 Promo Videos Released

09/23/2013, Earlier today Microsoft announced two new tablets that was part of its Surface lineup. The Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. In case you missed the event and were wondering what either device was about, Microsoft has since released two new promo videos...