The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Microsoft says the launch of the Xbox One on Friday has been the most successful yet for its Xbox gaming console family.
By Martyn Williams | 25 November, 2013 09:21
Sony said sales of its PlayStation 4 game consoles crossed 1 million units just 24 hours after the device was launched in the U.S. and Canada on Friday, although some users reported some issues with the device.
By John Ribeiro | 18 November, 2013 08:03
Sony's highly anticipated PlayStation 4 gaming console is finally here.
By Agam Shah | 15 November, 2013 05:01
Sony returned to a loss in its second fiscal quarter ended Sept. 30, even as its smartphone business did well.
By John Ribeiro | 31 October, 2013 08:08
Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 are due for release next month, but chip supplier Advanced Micro Devices is already teasing chip upgrades that could make the game consoles faster and more power-efficient.
By Agam Shah | 18 October, 2013 20:07
For years, using voice recognition technology on phones or other devices has been a novelty -- something people try once but never again, usually because it works so poorly. But recent developments, including harnessing the computational power of the cloud, have made it more usable and will make it even better in the near future, according to Microsoft.
By Nancy Gohring | 14 December, 2010 06:43
Well, that was fast. Do-it-yourself electronics kit maker and hobby retailer Adafruit recently announced that a hacker had won the company's Open Kinect Bounty. Spain-based hacker Hector Martin Cantero, who is known online as "marcan," released a proof-of-concept video Wednesday night showing the Kinect interfacing with his Linux-based laptop.
By Ian Paul | 13 November, 2010 02:06