Fries, who was instrumental in creating Microsoft's first console, tells CNET about the "DirectX box", wooing developers, and uncertainty around "Halo".
Vizio's new Vizio Co-Star LT smart-TV box has an HDMI input for integrating cable and onboard apps.
The latest Android 4.4 KitKat update is here -- and the much-loved Samsung Galaxy S3 is finally updating to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, have grown in popularity over the last several years, and Google wants a slice of the action.
Ed Miliband blasted Google over tax avoidance at the Big Tent event today, while Google boss Eric Schmidt made an embarrassing slip.
The Vizio Co-Star is an affordable way of getting the Google TV experience, but the software remains underwhelming and hampered by restrictions.
Manchester is the UK's piracy capital, according to a study, which also sheds light on which artists are being downloaded the most.
"San Francisco is becoming the capital of Silicon Valley," according to legendary angel investor Ron Conway, and the city is becoming more friendly to tech businesses.
It looks real, but the URL is a giveaway that the Web page did not originate from the people of The New York Times.
With its new HomeKit software coming to iOS 8 this fall, Apple will help enable the increasingly competitive race to control connected household products.
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