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Zune HD killed yet again

10/10/2011, Last week we’ve had a lot of contradicting reports about the Zune player being killed off – first it was silently announced on the Zune website, then the announcement was removed and @ZuneSupport tweeted that it could have been an error – today...

Microsoft: Zune players officially dead

10/03/2011, We’ve previously written about rumors concerning the Zune’s demise, and then reported about Microsoft refuting such stories. Well now we’ve come to tell you that the Zune is officially dead. Announced on the official Zune support...

Zune HD firmware update released

07/06/2011, Wait a minute here, let me check my calendar. Are we in 2011? Yes we are, so why the heck is there a firmware update released for the Zune HD from Microsoft? All right, all five of you Zune HD owners out there, chillax! I’m just kidding – the...

Matchbox Mobile lets your Zune HD send and receive email

06/23/2011, While it’s been awhile since we’ve heard anything about the Zune HD that was rumored to have been killed, it looks like developers are still creating apps for Microsoft’s answer to the iPod Touch. Matchbox Mobile, custom software and app...

16GB Zune HD slashed to $169

05/04/2011, Microsoft’s foray into the portable media player market proved to be a rather sad one, as their Zune device, while decent in terms of hardware as well as software, simply did not work in the eyes of the mass consumer. After all, how else is there to...

Microsoft: Zune’s not dead

03/15/2011, Yesterday we wrote about a report stating the death of the Zune music player. Turns out it was just a rumor, and Zune is here to stay. According to an announcement from Dave McLauchlan, head of business development for the Zune platform, Zune isn’t...

RIP: Zune music player

03/14/2011, Bad news for Zune fans: the Zune music player will no longer be updated, according to reports from Bloomberg. Microsoft has decided to throw the towel in for the music player market and discontinue the Zune line. Not surprising, considering that...

Windows Live Messenger for the ZuneHD now available

09/30/2010, ZuneHD owners, listen up! It seems that Windows Live Messenger for the ZuneHD is now available, albeit for selected users only. This software is a full-featured version, so you don’t have to worry about getting something gimped while lacking any...

Zune HD to receive XviD support

01/12/2010, While the Zune HD is an above average portable media player, it somehow failed to take off in the way Microsoft wanted for a myriad of reasons, with it being in the wrong place and the wrong time being one of them. Well, one of the major flaws of the...

3D gaming with Zune HD firmware update (with video!)

11/11/2009, The latest Zune HD 4.3 firmware update will now offer support for future 3D games and applications, alongside an auto-suggest feature that ought to make text input less of a pain. Those are the two main additions, while there will be a slew of other minor...

Zune HD Review

10/24/2009, After playing with the Zune HD for some time, here’s the complete review. The first Zune was an interesting device, but it was not sexy and didn’t have any real edge over the iPod, except in two areas: the WIFI sync and more importantly, the...

Zune HD To Offer 3D Gaming?

09/12/2009, There hasn’t been any official confirmation of 3D gaming on the Zune HD just yet, but seeing a 3D game being played on the Zune HD will certainly get many people jumping in excitement, and rightfully so. Of course, we certainly hope that it...