Damian Damjanovski

  • Microsoft opens Sydney store to much fanfare

    At midday today Microsoft officially opened it’s first retail store outside of North America in Sydney’s Pitt Street Mall. The countdown began with an expected “Windows 10… 9… 8… 7… 6… 5… 4… 3… 2… 1…” and the curtain dropped on the two-level brightly lit store in the centre...
  • Hands on with Nokia’s Lumia 930 / 635

    Yesterday Nokia (soon to be Microsoft Devices) released its new flagship device the Lumia 930 and lower end Lumia 635 – and we got some hands-on time with the Windows Phone 8.1 Devices. After a short breakfast of assorted fruits and bagel, Microsoft’s Steven Baxter took to the stage...
  • Let the Games (Expo) begin !

    It’s that time of year again, with booth babes trying to lure you in to buy an ultra-precise gaming mouse and under 15-year-olds lining up for hours with their parents just to get 15 minutes of game play on the newest first-person shooters. Yup, it’s the second EBGames Expo,...
  • Kinect learns a new trick, voice-control in Australia

    Microsoft has today unveiled a new voice-recognition update to Xbox using it’s popular Kinect product as well as a new Zune streaming music service. The voice command implementation Microsoft is releasing in mid-December is no doubt bound to draw much comparison to Apple’s recent introduction of ‘Siri’ a voice...