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Cell Phones
 
Nokia Lumia 900
Nokia Lumia 900
Nokia Lumia 900

Nokia Lumia 900 Review

Windows Phone hasn't had a great year. Since its release back in late 2010, Microsoft has seen little success, only able to control about 2% of the US smartphone market, compared to 30% and 51% that iOS and Android have, respec...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
Media Remote Control
Media Remote Control
Media Remote Control

Xbox 360 Media Remote Review

A new Xbox design, and a new Media Remote with it. When Microsoft announced the Slim Xbox 360, with a glossy case and black instead of the once proudly-displayed white matte finish, it only made sense that followup hardware wou...

 
Microsoft
 
Microsoft Touch Mouse
Microsoft Touch Mouse
Microsoft Touch Mouse

Microsoft Touch Mouse Inspires Forsaking Gaming Mice

I like gaming mice, as you may have noticed. I've been using gaming mice for at least five years after being dragged back into PC gaming, and I haven't looked back since. But after a demo Microsoft had for their upcoming Touch ...
 
Concepts
 
Razor Fish Kinect
Razor Fish Kinect
Razor Fish Kinect

Razorfish DaVinci Meets Kinect And Creates Gesture-Based Beauty (video)

I’ve seen many art installations, public interaction projects and generally awesome things to do with an Xbox Kinect, but this blending of the Razorfish DaVinci gestural interface with the Kinect seems like the most intimate co...

 
Gaming
 
PrecisionAIM Pro
PrecisionAIM Pro
PrecisionAIM Pro

Madcatz PrecisionAIM Controller Review (Xbox 360)

[Rating: 3.5] Pros: Tight controls, stiff buttons Excellent art decal Cons: Rubbery feel, bad for sweaty hands Rear buttons are too small to press $50 is steep for a wired gamepad When a controller releases for a console, that’...
 
Gaming
 
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DSC_0033
DSC_0033

First Look: Kinect

It's Kinect. Microsoft's baby, their biggest hardware release since the Xbox 360, meant to revolutionize gaming, specifically for everyone who doesn't want a controller, forever. Here's our first look from installation to an ho...

 
Cell Phones
 
Zombie Hand Moon WM7v2
Zombie Hand Moon WM7v2
Zombie Hand Moon WM7v2

5 Reasons Why Windows Phone 7 Won’t Be Dead On Arrival

Microsoft has taken its sweet time to release a suitable phone operating system, leading many pundits have stated clearly that the software giant is too late to succeed. But it isn’t. While down, Microsoft isn’t out, and here a...
 
Microsoft
 
arc-mouse
arc-mouse
arc-mouse

Microsoft Developing Magic Mouse Competitor

Released last year, Apple's Magic Mouse has its fair share of both fans and detractors. I'm in the former category, enjoying the multitouch capabilities the mouse brings. Microsoft apparently likes it too, since they're rumored...

 
Microsoft
 
Skydrive
Skydrive
Skydrive

Microsoft Office Now Free…Sort Of

For many Google Docs suffices when it comes to building a spreadsheet or writing a school paper.  Now Microsoft is feeling the pressure.  So much so that they're offering a free online version of their Office Suite.  It won't i...
 
Gaming
 
USB_Hard_Drive_TransferKit_Xbox360
USB_Hard_Drive_TransferKit_Xbox360
USB_Hard_Drive_TransferKit_Xbox360

Now You Can Buy The Xbox 360 Hard Drive Transfer Kit Separately From The MicroSoft Store

What's worth more to you - time or money?  When I got my MW2 Xbox 360 I manually transferred game saves to my new 250GB HD through my 64MB memory card.  To say the least, it took about an hour.  If you are approaching the scena...

 
Apple
 
the-lego-mouse
the-lego-mouse
the-lego-mouse

The Lego Mouse Turns Childhood Memories Into Hard Work

Well, folks, it's not every day I see Legos converted into more useful things.  Sure, I had a host of Legos when I was a kid--I favored arming mine with small Lego weapons and making vast interstellar space fleets of horribly m...
 
Gaming
 
zune_hd_08799_screen
zune_hd_08799_screen
zune_hd_08799_screen

Zune HD 3D Games Now For Free

Zune HD owners rejoice.  Crickets?  Microsoft has recently announced that a batch of new 3D games is now available at the Zune MarketPlace.  For Free.  That's right, the following games are available now for free:  Project Goth...