This week, Microsoft shipped the Release Candidate 1 (RC1) version of Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3), a near-final look at the last XP service pack. I've categorized XP SP3 as a long, final goodbye t......More
In my earlier showcase, MSN: The Inside Story, I noted that part of MSN's aura comes from its physical isolation from Microsoft's main campus in Redmond. But MSN, ensconced in the so-called Red West c......More
When the next generation Xbox 360 video game system launches in North America on Tuesday, November 22, 2005, Microsoft and its software partners will have 18 games ready and waiting for eager gamers. ......More
At the E3 trade show this week, Microsoft announced that it is finally ready to begin combating the surprisingly popular Nintendo Wii in a meaningful way. Whether this initiative comes too late in the......More
Back in July, I first discussed Microsoft's New Xbox Experience, the upcoming major new user interface update for the Xbox 360. Today, the software giant revealed that this experience will rollout to ......More
Update: This comparison was updated in November 2007 to reflect the now-current Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 hardware lineups. New and changed items are highlighted in PINK.
It's the battle of th......More