The Surface Family Evolves: Where Does It Go from Here?

The Surface Pro 3 is a great laptop replacement. What does the Surface Family of devices say about Microsoft’s plans?

The Surface Family Evolves: Where Does It Go from Here?

External Storage Support Coming to Xbox One in June Update

Several updates, including external storage support, are coming to Xbox One in the June update.

External Storage Support Coming to Xbox One in June Update

Good News: Xbox LIVE Gold Can Be Refunded after June If You Don’t Need It

If you bought Xbox LIVE Gold and don’t need it after June, you can request a refund after the update rolls out.

Good News: Xbox LIVE Gold Can Be Refunded after June If You Don’t Need It

Xbox One Will Be Sold Without Kinect and Entertainment Apps Now Free to All

Two big cost-cutting moves made by Microsoft: Xbox One will be sold without Kinect and entertainment apps will now be free and not require Xbox LIVE Gold.

Xbox One Will Be Sold Without Kinect and Entertainment Apps Now Free to All

//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