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Steve Wozniak Calls Apple ‘Nimble And Innovative’

08/28/2013, Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, was interviewed by the BBC yesterday. He talked about Apple, its major rivals Samsung and Microsoft, Tim Cook and the future for Apple. He said that Tim Cook isn’t out of place as the company’s leader as...

Xbox One Launch Supply Constraint Rumors Rubbished

08/28/2013, It was reported yesterday that Xbox One launch supplies might be constrained due to poor yield rates of a few components. Microsoft has already reduced Xbox One launch markets to meet demand, yesterday’s report seemed to make sense because of that....

Hands-On: Xbox One Review

08/28/2013, Xbox One Review | With that in mind, I thought that it may be useful if we did put together a hands-on review of the Xbox One based on our experience from E3 2013 and the demos of the hardware and some games that we got behind closed doors.

Xbox One’s 8th November Release Date Is A Dud

08/28/2013, According to a rumor we heard the other day, Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One console was pegged for an 8th of November release, a good week ahead of Sony’s PlayStation 4. Unfortunately for those who were pretty psyched about the release date, it turns...

Xbox One Processor: 363 sqmm, 47MB, 200GBps

08/27/2013, As we approach the launch of Xbox One, more official details are coming and the Hot Chips conference, John Sell (Xbox One chip architect) himself has shed new light on what the Xbox One Processor is and what it can do. First of all, he confirmed what the...

Xbox One Launch Supply Will Reportedly Be Constrained

08/27/2013, If a new report by Economic Daily News turns out to be true, the launch supply of Microsoft’s latest console might be constrained. It is said that the company is facing yield issues with various Xbox One components and that this might lead to...

Windows 8.1 Final Build Leaked

08/27/2013, After quite a few rumors had predicted it recently, Microsoft confirmed today that it is releasing Windows 8.1 to manufacturing. What this means is that the company’s hardware partners can now get their machines ready ahead of the scheduled Windows...

Xbox One Will Be Given To GameStop Managers For Free At Launch

08/27/2013, Earlier this morning, we heard reports from this year’s GameStop Expo saying GameStop managers would be given a free PlayStation 4 and seven games when the console launches on November 15. It looks like the decision of whether or not to choose a PS4...

Xbox 360 Receives TWC TV App With Access To 300 Live Channels

08/27/2013, It was earlier this summer when Time Warner Cable announced they would be making their TWC TV application, which is currently available on a number of mobile devices and even some set-top boxes, available onto the Xbox 360. If you’re a Time Warner...

Minecraft Xbox 360 Title Update 12 Now Available

08/27/2013, The road to the long-awaited Title Update 12 for the Xbox 360 version of Minecraft has been a long one. Earlier this month, 4J Studios announced they were putting the final touches on the update, even going as far as announcing the official changelog for...

Additional Windows Phone GDR3 Details Revealed

08/27/2013, While the Windows Phone GDR2 update is currently in the process of being rolled out to Windows Phone devices around the world, we’re sure there are Windows Phone owners, and would-be Windows Phone users who are anticipating the GDR3 update. Why is this?...

Xbox One Rumored For 8th November Release

08/27/2013, Sony’s PlayStation 4 has been announced for a release on the 15th of November, but what about Microsoft’s Xbox One? At the moment nothing official has been said regarding the Xbox One’s release, but thanks to a new rumor, it looks like the 8th of...

Windows 8.1 RTM Screenshots Leaked

08/26/2013, Last we heard, Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8.1 update is said to have been finalized and will begin rolling out on the 17th of October, and for those who did not bother with the Windows 8.1 Consumer Preview and were wondering how the operating system...