As we have learned in the past week or so, Microsoft is packing in a ton of improvements and in Windows 8.1, from Start Screen customization to enhanced Metro options. But another thing the technology titan seems to be focusing on is optimizing the space requirements of the upcoming refresh of its flagship operating...

We all know what the Kinect is by now right? Its a peripheral built by Microsoft for use as a weight measurement system onboard the International Space Station. What? It’s actually just a simple gaming camera attachment for the Xbox 360? I don’t think so. What started out as a child’s toy for the 360, has quickly begun...