With the next generation of its Xbox gaming console, Microsoft may be thinking small and trying to muscle into the set-top box TV business.
A British magazine may have scored its last scoop with a long report on expectations for Microsoft's next Xbox console, which reported includes Blu-ray, broadcast DVR, and—eventually—augmented-reality glasses.
With a report that Microsoft is making an Xbox Surface tablet, one of gaming's classic rumors has reemerged.
One of the cooler apps for Windows 8 is SmartGlass, which offers clever "second screen" experiences for Xbox users. But SmartGlass is also the very definition of a walled-garden platform.
Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 have more than just a numeral in common. Take one look at the two operating systems, and you can tell that Microsoft wants to unify Windows Phone devices, Windows 8 tablets and PCs, and its Xbox game console.
Microsoft will add two new Xbox 360 models to its fledgling subsidized console deal that lets you buy a low-priced Xbox 360 if you sign up for a two-year commitment to Xbox Live Gold at $15 per month.
Episode 4 of The Walking Dead game is available to play now.
Reports say that along with the expected release of Windows 8 and the Surface tablet, Microsoft is preparing to announce a music service tied to its gaming platform, Xbox, that is based on technology from Rdio.
We spend four hours in Colonial America and go hands on with the next entry in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed franchise.