Posts in Xbox 360

Microsoft Makes Campus Calls

By Kristina Libby

Monday was a beautiful day at MIT – sunny, 70 and the complete opposite of Arriving at the college for the Windows Campus Tour, I was excited to spend the day outside learning how students felt about Windows 7 PCs,… Read more

Kinect for Windows Demonstrated at MIX11

By Brandon LeBlanc

This last fall, we released Kinect for the Xbox Kinect enables controller free games and entertainment on Xbox 360 utilizing a gesture-based Natural User Interface (NUI). My colleague Steve Clayton has been blogging a lot about NUI on the Next… Read more

Using Play To with a DLNA Certified TV

By Pete Brown

I read an interesting thread over on Microsoft Answers recently in which the poster had purchased a "connected” TV with a DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) logo on He reported that he had no troubles navigating from his TV to… Read more

Kinect for Windows SDK Announced

By Brandon LeBlanc

Today on the Corporate Microsoft Blog, we announced that the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK) will be hitting this spring for This SDK will give academic researchers and enthusiasts access to There has been a lot of interest… Read more

Upcoming Hot New Deals from Online Microsoft Store!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Want to avoid the mad rush to the malls this weekend? You can shop right from home this holiday season at the online Microsoft The Microsoft Store has some smoking hot deals that they will be unveiling starting this Friday… Read more

Zune HD Revealed & Zune Coming to the Xbox!

By Brandon LeBlanc

My pal Brian Seitz over on the Zune Insider revealed a brand new (and very awesome looking) Zune yesterday – the Zune This awesome looking new device comes with an OLED screen with multi touch, an HD Radio receiver, HD… Read more

Introducing the Microsoft Store

By Brandon LeBlanc

This is something I think is pretty exciting – especially if you’re looking to score some Microsoft We are announcing the Microsoft Store – the first online store where you can purchase Microsoft products straight from the source! We’re selling… Read more

Games for Windows – LIVE Now FREE!

By Brandon LeBlanc

Kevin Unangst, Director for Games for Windows, made a pretty cool little announcement today over on the Gamerscore Blog regarding Games for Windows -  Games for Windows - LIVE now offers completely free multiplayer capabilities even when playing in cross-platform… Read more