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Windows Phone porting guide for Symbian developers

09/21/2011, I suppose if you’re a Symbian developer, life can be quite the tough package at the moment – after all, it surely can’t feel too good knowing that the platform you’re developing for is dying a slow but sure death. Why not look to...

Microsoft offers free Xbox 360 with PC purchase to students

05/19/2011, Is it a good time to be a student now with ever rising college fees and the high cost of living? Perhaps so if you’re a gamer, as Microsoft will be throwing in a free Xbox 360 4GB console with each PC purchase of $699 and above – from May 22nd...

San Francisco on cloud (nine) with Microsoft

05/19/2011, Microsoft and San Francisco have agreed and signed a contract which will see cloud services being introduced to 23,000 or so municipal employees. This transition to Microsoft Exchange Online will be done in a continuous phase over the next year, where...

Microsoft Kinect now runs on OS X

11/11/2010, We all know that the Kinect’s Windows open source code is already available to the masses, and it didn’t take too long for someone else to hack it so that it can run on the OS X. Hacker Theo Watson is responsible for this OS X port of...

Microsoft unveils Xbox 360 Dashboard update as promised

11/01/2010, Microsoft knows that a man is only as good as his word, and the company on the whole has kept theirs by unveiling the fall Xbox 360 Dashboard update. With this update, you will find a wide range of features that were shown off at E3, where most of the...

Microsoft Project Natal up close and personal

06/02/2010, The Engadget folks came across the much anticipated Project Natal from Microsoft, where it could very well be the retail version for all you know, despite being obviously marked as a developer unit. It looks pretty huge, measuring more than half the...

Microsoft Tag now out of beta

05/28/2010, Microsoft Tag is actually a mobile application which relies on Microsoft’s own barcode technology (known as High Capacity Color Barcode, or HCCB), where it is now coming out of beta and the reader is available (for free) for the following platforms...

Microsoft Kin Two teardown

05/18/2010, The Kin Two from Microsoft is more or less the maiden collaboration between NVIDIA and Microsoft where a cellphone is concerned, where the folks at Chipworks took one apart to find an 8-megapixel image sensor within, making it one of the first few camera...

White Microsoft Arc Keyboard now available on Amazon

04/13/2010, Looks like the white version of the Microsoft Arc Keyboard is now available to the masses, although they will need to pick it up as an exclusive from Amazon.com. Coming in a white and lime green finish, this sleek special edition Arc Keyboard sports a...

Microsoft Tag could be the next CueCat

02/01/2010, Rewind your memories and see whether you remember CueCat – a bar code reader that supposedly connects magazine readers with digital material. Never heard of it? That’s OK – Microsoft ought to do a better job promoting its upcoming...

MSI dual-screen notebook

01/09/2010, [CES 2010] MSI was demoing its all-touch computer that has two screens. It can be used as a book, or a “normal” computer, as one of the screens can act as a virtual keyboard. The possibilities are endless – in theory. For example, you...

Zune HD is now official

08/13/2009, Microsoft’s Zune HD has finally made its bow, where it will arrive on September 15th as expected, taking up pre-order slots from the usual suspects including Best Buy, Amazon, Walmart and the Microsoft Store. This device will come in 16GB and 32GB...