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  1. Microsoft announces Siri-like voice assistance, return of Start menuRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Inside Bay Area

    In an apparent effort to shore up support for its Windows software, Microsoft on Wednesday announced at a developer conference here that it's bringing back the Start menu and will offer certain versions of its operating system for free.


  2. LoZ: Wind Waker HD $30 and Wondeful 101 $20 @MeijerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Cheap Ass Gamer

    Saw them on sale at Meijer today, so if you got a Meijer near you and are looking for good sale prices for them, might take swing by.


  3. Cortana's voice is synthesized in part from an AI character in HaloRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | ComputerWorld

    Cortana, Microsoft's new digital assistant for Windows Phone 8.1, gets her name from a fictional character in the popular Halo video game series.


  4. Cortana hands-on: Windows Phone 8.1a 2s smart assistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 |

    The iPhone has Siri , Android has Google Now , and now Windows Phone has Cortana , Microsoft's new digital assistant for smartphones running Windows Phone 8.1. Launching as a beta when WP8.1 hits devices over the next few months, Cortana blends the speech-first approach of Apple's system with the contextual backbone of Google's, throwing in some ... (more)


  5. BUILD 2014 day one: Cortana, Universal apps, Windows 8.1 UpdateRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 |

    Microsoft brought on well over two hours of content to the public this week on the first day of BUILD 2014 , the company's developer conference.


  6. Available Now: Preview of Project "Orleans" - Cloud Services at ScaleRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | MSDN Blogs

    Today, at Build 2014, we are announcing the preview release of a cloud programming model under the codename "Orleans".


  7. Build 2014: Microsoft shows off Kinect V2 for WindowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | WinBeta

    Kinect and Xbox go hand in hand, but today at Build 2014 Microsoft was talking about Kinect V2 for Windows.


  8. Amazon Announced Its First Video Game And It Looks Pretty AwesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Users will be able to play mobile games on their TVs in addition to exclusive games created by Amazon Game Studios.


  9. Xbox One to Windows Phone: Microsoft's new universal apps run on bothRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Gamasutra

    Microsoft announced today that its Visual Studio 2013 development environment has, among other updates, been improved to allow developers to create apps that can be easily cross-ported to Xbox One and Windows devices.


  10. Amazon's $99 Fire TV streaming box and game console won't be available in Canada at launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 |

    Unlike competing devices like Google's Chromecast or Roku's Streaming stick , Amazon's Fire TV is an Android-based device with close ties to Amazon's Instant Video streaming ecosystem.


  11. Microsoft announces Cortanaa s its Siri and Google Now voice-activated navigation competitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 |

    Microsoft has officially announced Cortanaa s the company's answer to Apple's Siri and Google Now's voice-activated search and navigation systems.


  12. Cross-Platform Windows Apps Coming to Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | IGN

    During its Build 2014 conference, Microsoft announced an update to the Windows Phone OS and an upcoming Windows 8.1 update .


  13. Amazon's first Fire TV games include in-house titles and MinecraftRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Engadget

    Amazon's new Fire TV media hub may be focused on video, but it's going to have a significant game roster -- including some examples from the company itself.


  14. Microsoft makes Windows free for select devices, announces universal Windows appsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | TechSpot

    Microsoft on Wednesday revealed plans to make Windows free for manufacturers to use on smartphones and tablets with screen sizes under nine inches.


  15. Microsoft Announces Siri Competitor Cortana, Coming With Windows Phone 8.1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | MacRumors

    Microsoft today announced Windows Phone 8.1, which comes equipped with the company's digital assistant, Cortana.


  16. Microsoft Bringing Universal Apps to Xbox OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Escapist

    During today's BUILD Conference, Microsoft announced that it would be bringing universal apps to all of its operating systems.


  17. Warface beta opens to all Xbox Live Gold users on Xbox 360Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Joystiq

    The Warface beta is open to all Xbox Live users on Xbox 360, following a limited public beta that launched in February.


  18. Microsoft and Dell Sign Patent Agreement for Android, Chrome OS and XboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Emmy Advanced Media

    Microsoft and Dell on Wednesday announced a patent licensing agreement that will allow the companies to share technology and "build on each other's innovations."


  19. Don't let Thief steal your precious timeRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | St. Albert Gazette

    Thief Stars: 2/5 Rating: M Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS4 + beautiful setting yields tense stealth gameplay at times + Canadian developer - story is too drawn out to be effective - little emotional connect to plot or character - pros in presentation and plagued by disappointing cons It is a time of degradation .


  20. Linkin Park debuts new music video within Xbox video gameRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Linkin Park recently announced a combined North American tour with AFI and 30 Seconds to Mars but the news keeps on coming for fans of the rock/rap hybrid group.