What are the Most Important Features that Determine if a PC Will be Good for Gaming?

If you find the idea of building your own custom gaming rig too much of a daunting task, there are plenty of ready-made PCs on the market that are more than capable of providing an amazing gaming experience. Gamers with little knowledge of computers can get hold of the hardware that they need as long as they know what features to look out for when shopping around. Here, we detail what the most important characteristics…

SOLVED: What Happened To Microsoft IllumiRoom and RoomAlive?

In 2013 Microsoft Research demonstrated a very exciting technology named IllumiRoom which used a single projector to expand video from a single screen onto the walls and furniture in the room.  It is mind blowing and uses only a cheap commodity projector to project the images calculated by a commodity Kinect camera system.   It was very exciting and I, like many others, expected it to be released with the Xbox One as an addon at some point…

Solved: Microsoft Store Error Code 141078

If you are completing a transaction on the Microsoft Store and you see ERROR CODE 141078, you likely have no idea what to do. There was an issue processing your order, please contact customer service for assistance in completing your purchase. Error Code:141078 Error Code 141078 tells you almost nothing and calling the Microsoft Store does little to help.  There are several work arounds / solutions to this 141078: Confirm your credit card details including…

SOLVED: How To Connect an Xbox One to A Windows 10 PC For Videos and Music Streaming

If you have an Xbox One you may be wondering how to connect it to your Windows 10 PC so you can stream Videos, Music and Pictures.  The process is unnecessarily complex but not very hard: On your Windows 10 PC, click START button and type HOMEGROUP Click the HOMEGROUP Click ALLOW ALL DEVICES ON THIS NETWORK SUCH AS TV’S AND GAME CONSOLES TO PLAY MY SHARED CONTENT Find your XBOX ONE in the list and select…

Live TV on Xbox 360 In Canada, US, UK, Germany and More – Christmas 2011

…Today, Microsoft announced its partnerships with around 40 content providers in more than 20 countries, including Bravo, Comcast, HBO GO, Verizon FiOS and Syfy in the U.S.; BBC in the U.K., Telefónica in Spain; Rogers On Demand in Canada; Televisa in Mexico; ZDF in Germany; and MediaSet in Italy.  Live TV services will begin rolling out to Xbox Live subscribers during the holiday season… …Microsoft on Wednesday announced it will be rolling out an update…