Microsoft Finally Gets Blu
An Asustek Computer subsidiary has been contracted by Microsoft to produce its Xbox 360 gaming consoles complete with Blu-ray support, a move that mercifully ends Microsoft's transparent denials concerning its adoption of the only remaining high-def DVD format. Expected to ship in Q3 2008, the Blu-ray enabled gaming systems should immediately ignite strong competition with Sony's Playstation 3 - not only in a gaming sense, but also in a battle for supremacy over a format that not many people care about. Now, we can only hope that MS can get that Yahoo! merger over and done with...