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Microsoft Could Burn Up To $1 Billion In Unsold Surface Tablets

07/19/2013, Microsoft is definitely a company that is rich – very, very rich, but this does not mean it gives them the license to treat money flippantly since they do have to answer to investors and shareholders as well. Having said that, their cash position...

Angry Birds Star Wars Headed To Consoles, Handhelds On October 29

07/18/2013, We think it’s safe to say everyone has had their fill of Angry Birds Star Wars news for the rest of this month which started with the original game being made available for free on iOS, which was then followed up with news of its sequel just a few...

Microsoft Surface RT Price Cuts Probably Won’t Improve Sales

07/17/2013, Last week it was rumored that Microsoft was going to be slashing $150 off of Surface RT price in the U.S. It did indeed do that, but only a couple of days back we found out that they have in fact reduced prices of the Surface RT globally by as much as 30...

Kinect Used In Sign-Language Research To Great Effect

07/17/2013, With the ability of the Microsoft Kinect device to detect body movement, we have seen it used in a variety of applications that are not related to gaming whatsoever, and now it looks like the Kinect technology has also been used in sign-language research....

Microsoft Secures XboxOne.net/com Domain Names

07/17/2013, The idea behind domain name squatting is so that companies or individuals who wish to acquire the domain for a product launch will be forced to pay an obscene amount of money for it. Some companies, such as Nintendo and Microsoft have decided not to do...

Minecraft Xbox 360 Title Update 12 Changelog Coming Soon

07/16/2013, 4JStudios released Title Update 11 to Minecraft Xbox 360 Edition this past May, and here we are two months later talking about Title Update 12. Unfortunately, the news isn’t that the new title update is currently available for Minecraft fans to...

Xbox One Available On Best Buy Again

07/15/2013, It was not too long after Microsoft made the announcement that their Xbox One, a next generation video game console, will be launched later this coming November to meet the crazy holiday season demand, a bunch of retailers already begun to take in...