The new Xbox UI?

New Xbox 720 UI

UPDATE 21/05/2013: Xbox One has been announced… and I was way off. The new UI looks good – but I can’t help feel the UI below will turn up somewhere in the not too distant future. I’ll leave the post up for posterity.  File under ‘Wild speculation’ In three days time Microsoft will announce the …

Separated at Birth: Microsoft Illumiroom & Sony PS4 Launch

Back in January, Microsoft Research posted a video online showing a proof of concept called Illumiroom, which could perhaps appear in some form or other in the next Xbox (720/Durango)*. Illumiroom expands your TV, turning the surrounding room into an extension of the game. If it works as described, it could make for a really …