Samsung is now building a tablet that runs on Microsoft’s upcoming operating system Windows 8, according to a report. Korea Economic Daily said that Samsung is currently working on a quad-core tablet that runs Windows 8, making it the first tablet PC that runs the newest Windows version. The publication cites an unnamed source for its information, and added that...

Every day, modders from all over are working hard into making excellent video game console mods, but there are times when keeping it all simple works better. A Reddit user named “timofiend” made a gaming console mod, putting together an Xbox 360 Slim and an 80 GB PlayStation 3 into one PC case. “Spent the last month or so working on this, has a new Xbox...

Following the announcement of the delayed release of the Star Wars Xbox 360, Microsoft has announced the upcoming release of another dedicated Xbox 360 console: the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 limited edition console. Microsoft revealed the new limited edition Xbox 360 at the Call of Duty XP event in Los Angeles. Designed by Microsoft, Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer...

Today’s Building Windows 8 blog post is not really about new Windows 8 tweaks and features. It is about how the new tiled Metro tablet user interface will interact with the standard Windows Desktop we are used to. Microsoft also discussed about where the company is taking the new operating system in terms of user interface and how the Metro idea came about. Microsoft...

With less than a month until one of this year’s most anticipated games, Gears of Wars 3, hits retail stores, Microsoft Studios and Epic Games unleashed the first look at the complete line-up of the game’s multiplayer maps. Gears of War 3 will feature the revamped version of Gridlock, the game’s most popular multiplayer map from the Gears of War and Gears...

Microsoft has confirmed that the release of the limited edition Xbox 360 Kinect Star Wars bundle has been delayed, a news that will certainly disappoint fans of the celebrated Star Wars film franchise. The release, which was originally scheduled this holiday season, has been moved and will now be launched next year. Speaking to gaming site OXM, a Microsoft spokesperson...

The most recent Building Windows 8 blog post describes how the new operating system can mount and work with files stored in VHD and ISO files natively. For those people who are unfamiliar with these files, ISO files are saved images of DVDs or CDs that can be stored on a computer’s hard disk drive so that it can be burned to a disk. Most install disks, including...

The developers behind Mozilla’s newest Firefox browser, Firefox 6, received a cupcake from their rivals as a token of appreciation. Director of Engineering at Mozilla, Jonathan Nightingale, said that the cake, which was given by Microsoft’s Internet Explorer team, arrived on the day that the Firefox 6 was launched earlier this month. “Every time Mozilla...

The team behind the development of Windows 8 is continuously informing people about the new operating system’s features on the Building Windows 8 blog, and now, they have posted about the reworked copy, rename, move and delete features of the upcoming Windows version. According to the development team, the file Management features represent about 50 percent of the...

With the launch of the new Nintendo Wii U console in 2012, Microsoft’s head of Xbox in Europe suggested that the release date of the company’s next generation console, the “Xbox 720,” could come sooner than initially expected. Despite speaking of a 10 year lifespan plan for the Xbox 360, Chris Lewis, Microsoft’s Vice President of Interactive...