Tag Archives: Microsoft

What a little bit of RAM can do in the console wars.

Xbox One vs Playstation 4

In the war of the Next, Next, Next gen console wars a bit of ram can change a lot in the world of graphics.

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Is this the Xbox 720; Codename Durango?

Is This Xbox Durango?

It’s no secret that the newest incarnation of Microsoft’s Xbox game console is on the way. For two years the name ringing the halls of the internet has been Codename “Durango”. All developers have been tight-lipped and nothing as much as a peep has come out save for an unsubstantiated eBay auction of a Xbox “Durango” early dev kit.  But leaked information could finally give us a possible glimpse of what Microsoft might have up it’s sleeve for raw horsepower of the system. Continue reading

Microsoft Product Demo: Xbox SmartGlass

The Xbox SmartGlass announcement was an interesting adrenaline shot in the leg for the now aging xbox 360. With Kinect being a way to extend the life of the console two years ago to to match the motion control craze, SmartGlass is a further push to unique future game play elements but also furthers the Home Theater Set Top Box-ification of the Xbox console. Not just that but it is an example of how people in the home are using multiple devices to experience television and gaming now. And yes that is a good thing.