The interactive capabilities of Microsoft's Xbox 720

Microsoft's upcoming Xbox 720 (Next) console will reportedly support wake-on-voice, natural language controls and speech-to-text.

Microsoft busts Bamital botnet

Microsoft and Symantec say they've taken down a botnet that hit more than eight million computers worldwide.

Microsoft ads attack Google over privacy

Microsoft has launched an aggressive PR campaign against Google, claiming users are being 'scroogled' by its privacy practices.

Report: Xbox Next to block used games, require always-on Internet connection

We all know Microsoft's next-generation Xbox Next (720) will be debuting this year at E3 2013 in Los Angeles.

Dell goes private in effort to refocus

Michael Dell has announced plans to buy back his eponymous company after 25 years on the Nasdaq stock exchange.

Microsoft 64GB Surface Pro only has 23GB (open)

Redmond recently confirmed that its Intel-powered Windows 8 Pro Surface tablet will launch on February 9, 2013.

Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium goes live today

With the previous iterations of Microsoft's incredibly popular productivity suite known as Office you paid one high price and the software was yours forever.

China considers lifting games console ban

The Chinese government is reportedly considering lifting its 13-year ban on video games consoles.

Microsoft's 720 to herald new Xbox ecosystem

Microsoft's next-gen Xbox will reportedly act as a central hub to a number of devices, all of which are likely to carry an "X" branding, such as the 7-inch X-Surface gaming tablet.

$900 Microsoft Windows 8 Surface Pro launches on Feb 9

Microsoft has confirmed that its Intel-powered Windows 8 Pro Surface tablet will launch on February 9, 2013.

Report: Sony PlayStation 4 may ditch DualShock gamepad design for biometric sensors

With the next-generation PlayStation game console expected to debut later this year, rumors about the engimatic system continue to build.

Claim: PlayStation 4 is 50% more powerful than the Xbox 720

There's nothing in the world that enflames hard-core fans more than claims that their beloved next-generation console isn't as powerful as the competition.

Will the Xbox 720 allow Blu-ray movie playback?

Once, long ago, in a console cycle far, far away, Microsoft championed the HD DVD format while Sony backed Blu-ray.

Analyst confirms Microsoft Surface RT sales are less-than-stellar

Microsoft has been having somewhat of a difficult time convincing the masses to abandon Android and Apple for its Surface RT tablet which is being heavily marketed both on TV and online.

Report: PS4 and next-gen Xbox likely to start at $400

Both the Microsoft Xbox 360 and Sony PS3 have been around for an embarrassingly long time.

Yes, tablets are the new PCs

Gartner analyst Mikako Kitagawa says tablets have dramatically changed the device landscape for PCs by causing users to shift consumption to tablets rather than replacing older computers.

Microsoft buys R2 Studios to boost Xbox content

Microsoft is reported to have bought home entertainment technology startup id8 Group R2 Studios, in an effort to beef up its Xbox console.

Microsoft starts E3 2013 Xbox 720 countdown

Microsoft's long-awaited Xbox 720 is apparently set to debut at E3 2013 this June in Los Angeles.

​Apple chalks up yet another app store win

Apple has clinched yet another win for its impressive mobile app ecosystem.

Awakening: The Art of Halo 4

This recently published art book illustrates the hi-tech visuals of the long-awaited Halo 4.