It's more a powerful home theater PC than it is a game console, making it a great tool for bringing Microsoft's services into your living room.
Consumer rights issues are overshadowing an otherwise impressive technological announcement.
Zite was one of the first companies to answer cries from loyal Google Reader users when the service was shuttered back in March, building a "replacement" in about six hours.
It is indeed an honor when a year-old startup with two or three million dollars in annualized revenue scores a $100 million investment.
Elastic cloud infrastructure startup Cloudscaling has raised $10 million in its second round of funding so it can keep growing at a quick clip and innovating its cloud technology.
This app is a kindness for those who are doomed to wander aimlessly through some of the world's biggest and most confusing buildings.
Thanks to Amazon, writing fanfiction about popular television show characters just became more than a passionate hobby that earns you ridicule from friends and co-workers.
"So many people that have given up the concept of a photo collection," he says. "Faces, places, and things are important ways to automatically categorize photos.
HTC's struggles continue -- now with a string of major exec departures.
Swivl is a sort of Roomba for Facetime. It swivels (hence the name) to track a speaker and capture video without the need for a dedicated cameraman.