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Xbox One U-Turn proves consumer is king, but at what cost?, Bytesize

Xbox One U-Turn proves consumer is king, but at what cost?

Microsoft announced on Wednesday night that it will go back on its decision to make Xbox One a primarily online device, and restored game ownership to the joy of gamers around the world. But, does this U-turn have any downsides?

By | Bytesize, Digital Digest | Monday, 24 June 2013 at 5:13 pm

The Ubuntu phone is coming in 2014 but does it stand a chance in tomorrow’s mobile market?, Digital Digest

The Ubuntu phone is coming in 2014 but does it stand a chance in tomorrow’s mobile market?

The first Ubuntu powered smartphone will be available to buy in 12 months but in the fast-paced world of mobile computing, one year might as well be a decade.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Friday, 4 January 2013 at 2:59 pm

Five tech battlegrounds to watch in 2013, Digital Digest

Five tech battlegrounds to watch in 2013

James Vincent looks at five tech battlegrounds to watch this coming year.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Thursday, 3 January 2013 at 6:21 pm

iPad 4 announced just seven months after iPad 3. Do you feel shortchanged?, Notebook

iPad 4 announced just seven months after iPad 3. Do you feel shortchanged?

Just seven months after the iPad 3 launch, Apple have replaced it with… yet another new iPad. Do you feel short changed by Apple? And if so, will you be demanding an exchange for the fourth generation?

By | Notebook, Science & Technology | Wednesday, 24 October 2012 at 4:01 pm

The REMIX Summit: Let the cultural revolution begin, Notebook

The REMIX Summit: Let the cultural revolution begin

What is interesting about culture? This was the opening question from Steve Crossan the Head of Google Cultural Institute to kick off the REMIX Summit.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Tuesday, 9 October 2012 at 11:55 am

The sky’s the limit for Android, Science & Technology

The sky’s the limit for Android

With over 500 million Android activations to date and 1.3 million new activations each day, is their no limit to the growth of Google’s mobile operating system?

By | Science & Technology | Wednesday, 12 September 2012 at 1:34 pm

Nokia’s new hardware looks great, but is it enough to save Microsoft’s mobile business?, Science & Technology

Nokia’s new hardware looks great, but is it enough to save Microsoft’s mobile business?

Nokia’s latest line of Lumia smartphones and accessories look incredible, In a world where ecosystem is king, can Nokia help inspire consumers to invest in Windows Phone 8 amid huge competition from iOS, Android, and this year’s dark horse: Amazon?

By | Science & Technology | Friday, 7 September 2012 at 1:39 pm

Microsoft kills Hotmail and introduces Outlook.com: A look at the new features, Notebook

Microsoft kills Hotmail and introduces Outlook.com: A look at the new features

Microsoft have previewed a new Metro-styled Hotmail successor in the form of Outlook.com. The brand new email service sees the software giant unify their cloud services ahead of the upcoming Windows 8 launch, but is Outlook any good?

By | Notebook, Science & Technology | Wednesday, 1 August 2012 at 2:46 pm

View from the ground at Microsoft’s Spring Showcase 2011, Games

View from the ground at Microsoft’s Spring Showcase 2011

As the dust fell on Microsoft’s 2011 Spring Showcase it wasn’t just the Xbox 360’s – on the go from midday until midnight – which were relieved to have survived.

By | Games, Notebook | Friday, 4 March 2011 at 12:00 pm

Games review: Cameras, kicks, and (voice) commands with Microsoft’s Kinect, Games

Games review: Cameras, kicks, and (voice) commands with Microsoft’s Kinect

After all the rumour, conjecture and name changes, to finally see Microsoft’s sleek, black, motion control device in its final release form, and have chance to put it through it’s paces, was something of a relief.

By | Games, Notebook | Thursday, 4 November 2010 at 4:01 pm

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