//build 2014: One Windows Vision Coming Together For Microsoft

I have resumed writing at Techie-Buzz. This past week, Microsoft’s //build/ conference gave me an opportunity to write something about the company and its moves.

At //build/, Microsoft made key announcements to get closer to realizing their vision of “One Windows”, hoping to increase developer interest in Windows.

//build 2014: One Windows Vision Coming Together For Microsoft

XBOX ONE

I am not a gamer, but I have an Xbox 360. I got it when Kinect was introduced and when they shifted the focus to entertainment. I am a happy customer, paying for Xbox LIVE Gold, and cannot wait to get the XBOX ONE.

Update: Found this amazing Kinect video at Wired. Watch it all the way. It is awesome.

Windows Phone 8: Xbox Music and Video Issues

Windows Phone needs a lot of fixes. This post goes into some key issues with Xbox Music and Video apps that need to be addressed quickly.

Windows Phone 8: Xbox Music and Video Issues

Xbox Music – a Great Service with Some Asterisks

Xbox Music is a beautiful-looking service which comes with some asterisks, which Microsoft needs to knock off very soon.

Xbox Music – a Great Service with Some Asterisks