Building a holodeck: An exclusive tour of Microsoft’s Edison lab (video)

Former Engadget man and currently with The Verge, Joshua Topolsky recently got the opportunity to enter the holy place in Redmond where some highly qualified geeks are creating world-changing technologies everyday. He shares his experience with us. Josh got a chance to visit Microsoft’s Edison lab where he discovered the technologies the Redmond company is … Continue reading “Building a holodeck: An exclusive tour of Microsoft’s Edison lab (video)”

Metro-style Xbox 360 Dashboard 2011 Update leaks (video)

Microsoft’s new Metro-style Xbox 360 Dashboard 2011 Update, which was demoed earlier this year at E3, has been caught being browsed through in a leaked video (below) posted on YouTube by a user named ivazques71. In the video, the user goes through almost all of the next Xbox Dashboard’s menus to show us how it is … Continue reading “Metro-style Xbox 360 Dashboard 2011 Update leaks (video)”

Microsoft demonstrates Windows 8 tablet concept

Microsoft demoed an early version of its next-generation Windows 8 operating system running on a concept tablet at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference presentation held last week. The company briefly showed off the mysterious tablet, which touted a user interface that looks very similar to the Redmond giant’s mobile operating system, Windows Phone 7, however immediately squashing claims of … Continue reading “Microsoft demonstrates Windows 8 tablet concept”

MS Leaks: Windows 8 to boast native SmartScreen file checking

We are getting closer and closer to a full official launch of Windows 8 by Microsoft, and we really hope it brings a refreshing change from the problems that go: oh-it-happens-with-Windows-OS-all-the-time. And we think, this time, we won’t be disappointed. Microsoft’s next OS, Windows 8 will have native SmartScreen file checking, meaning the SmartScreen filter … Continue reading “MS Leaks: Windows 8 to boast native SmartScreen file checking”