Posts with the tag "Microsoft"
If you plan on using Mars in your next science fiction masterpiece, Microsoft just made your life a whole lot easier.
Microsoft Research’s Earth, Energy and Environment program, working with NASA, crunched three years of data to produce an interactive Mars map. To view the map, you can download a stand-alone program for Microsoft OS, or you can use a web-client if you have a Mac (sorry Linux users, you are screwed).
Image via Justin Sondel
The Microsoft – Apple rivalry has been going on since the start of time. Maybe not, but since Apple started posing a serious threat to Microsoft’s profits. With last week’s introduction of the iPhone 4 (sans the technical issues)Microsoft came out with something new of its own. Here’s Handshake’s comparison of the two.
Images via Stockvault and Major Nelson & La Ignorancia Mata on Flickr
The most exciting reveals of E3 2010 have come and gone with Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony each having their share of the stage for two-hour press conferences. Motion-controlled gaming accessories and 3D technology dominated most of the storylines over the opening day of the expo, but in the end, we know it’s still all about the games.
Here are our five favorite new game trailers seen at E3: