This past year has definitely been a transitional phase for Microsoft. Apparently the war chest is being put to good use with deals finalized with AOL, Sun and now EA.
If you don’t have an Xbox and have held out for various reasons, perhaps now would be the best time to invest in one. Aside from the best online service, including upcoming support for video chat, the Xbox does have one of the most complete game system chain : from developers, to end users to third party providers.
If it’s on another console, consider that it’s a stolen idea from the Xbox.
E3 2004 is scheduled to begin Tuesday (05/11). Looking forward to updates on Halo 2, Fable, Half Life 2 …
Some blogs and sites that you should be reading regarding Xbox updates include:
I’m going to coin a phrase that I haven’t seen elsewhere but hope at the same time that I’m not abusing someone’s copyright. Either way, we’ve all heard of Frequently Asked Questions or Frequently Answered Questions, but more often I find myself looking for information sources where I can spend time trying to learn or understand something as opposed to just finding an easy solution. So, to aid with this, if I come across something that should be helpful in learning or understanding something I’ll drop it in a section called Frequently Asked Links or FALs to aid others in their quest for knowledge.
At the Macworld Expo, Steve Jobs unveiled new IPod designs. Called the IPod-Mini, the new device can store 4GB worth of songs.
For the longest time I’ve been hoping that Gateway would turn a profit. Sadly, per a CNET report here’s yet another revenue shortfall warning. But their camera sales are up 200% 🙂