News tagged ‘microsoft’

Wednesday, 29 Dec 2010

Kinect Hacked to Play World of Warcraft

Kinect Hacked to Play World of Warcraft

Kinect has a lot of virtual and real world potential, if there's the right implementation. In fact, the University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies has ported this motion sensing technology onto World of Warcraft.

Wednesday, 22 Dec 2010

BBC Spoofs RIM, Apple and Microsoft

BBC Spoofs RIM, Apple and Microsoft

Quite possibly the funniest thing we've seen this week, BBC's The One Ronnie makes a spoof on tech gadgets and their wacky names.

Thursday, 16 Dec 2010

Windows Phone 7 Rumored to Get Major Update in August or September 2011

Windows Phone 7 Rumored to Get Major Update in August or September 2011

Besides the earlier confirmed cut-and-paste update to Windows Phone 7 in early 2011, there's also news of a bigger update coming up in August 2011, which could include Silverlight and HTML5 features in the Microsoft mobile OS.

Wednesday, 8 Dec 2010

Linux Alternative To Microsoft Windows MultiPoint Server 2010 Goes Into Beta

Linux Alternative To Microsoft Windows MultiPoint Server 2010 Goes Into Beta

Useful Corporation releases a Beta version of its Linux alternative to Microsoft Windows Multipoint Server 2010

OnLive Demos Windows 7 on Apple iPad and Samsung Galaxy Tab

OnLive Demos Windows 7 on Apple iPad and Samsung Galaxy Tab

If you can't wait to use a tablet with Windows 7, OnLive gives you that option when it demonstrated how the iPad and Galaxy Tab are running a virtualized Windows 7 interface on both tablets.

Tuesday, 30 Nov 2010

Acer is Getting Ready for Windows Phone 7

Acer is Getting Ready for Windows Phone 7

Acer isn't a newcomer in the smartphone segment, which started off with Microsoft's Windows Mobile OS, followed by Google Android. And now, the company is set to rekindle its partnership with Microsoft's latest Windows Phone 7 platform.

Friday, 26 Nov 2010

Windows Phone 7 Given Jailbreak Treatment

Windows Phone 7 Given Jailbreak Treatment

It was bound to happen sooner or later. In less than a month, a jailbreaking tool for Windows Phone 7 has been released, allowing you to sideload apps and giving you access to low level functionality.

Wednesday, 24 Nov 2010

Rovio Announcing Plans for Angry Birds on Windows Phone 7 on 11th Dec

Rovio Announcing Plans for Angry Birds on Windows Phone 7 on 11th Dec

The addictive Angry Bird game that has made its way onto the Apple iOS and Google Android platform, seems to be getting an imminent announcement for Microsoft Windows Phone 7 on 11th Dec.

Tuesday, 16 Nov 2010

Microsoft Security Essentials Now Free for Small Businesses

Microsoft Security Essentials Now Free for Small Businesses

Small businesses in Asia can now enjoy real-time antivirus and anti-malware software free of charge, as Microsoft makes its Microsoft Security Essentials available to small businesses with up to 10 PCs installed with genuine Windows software.

Monday, 8 Nov 2010

Microsoft Kinect Paints Room In Invisible IR Dots

Microsoft Kinect Paints Room In Invisible IR Dots

Puzzled at how the Microsoft Kinect works with an additional Infrared projector? Then it's time to put on those nightvision goggles!

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