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Meet Microsoft's Answer To Siri And Google Now

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology

At an event unveiling the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update, Microsoft finally took the wraps off Cortana, the company's answer to Siri and Google Now...

Here's A Peek At Siri's New Competition

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 03.05.2014 | Technology

A newly leaked video appears to give the public its first glimpse at Microsoft’s answer to Apple’s Siri. World, check out “Cortana.” The tw...

RUMOR: 'Halo' Fans Will Dig Microsoft's Answer To Siri

The Huffington Post | Taylor Casti | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

Microsoft may be turning the dreams of fanboys everywhere into a reality by putting Cortana, the sexy AI companion from the "Halo" franchise, into the...

Introducing The 'Halo' TV Show

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.21.2013 | Technology

For years, director Steven Spielberg has been rumored as the one to finally bring Master Chief and the "Halo" universe to the big screen. While there'...

LOOK: World's Biggest 'Halo' Fan Designs Geekiest Wedding Ring Ever

The Huffington Post | Erin Migdol | Posted 05.14.2013 | Weddings

For fans of the video game "Halo," it's pretty obvious what the ideal wedding ring would look like. Die-hard "Halo" fan Mike Coscia designed a wedd...

WATCH: This Grandpa Playing Video Games Is Adorable

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.31.2013 | Technology

Have you ever introduced a grandparent to new technology? It's often frustrating -- but every so often, it's wonderful and hilarious. Case in poin...

LOOK: 5-Year-Old 'Halo' Fan Gets Wonderful Hospital Surprise

Posted 02.11.2013 | Good News

A 5-year-old fan of the video game 'Halo' who recently underwent a liver transplant got a wonderful surprise thanks to the combined efforts of his dad...

And The Best Selling Video Games Of 2012 Are...

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 07.09.2013 | Technology

Despite the blockbuster releases of two "Call of Duty" games and "Halo 4," the video game industry had another down year in 2012, according to a year-...

10 Video Games That Should Be Made Into Movies

thefw.com | Posted 01.24.2013 | Teen

Over the years, Hollywood has taught us one thing -- it's easy to churn out movies based on video games, but a whole lot more difficult to make them w...

Halo Returns

AP | JOHN KOSIK | Posted 01.08.2013 | Technology

Microsoft's wildly successful foray into console gaming begins with two words: Halo and Bungie. "Halo: Combat Evolved" and its sequels ...

POLL: Mitt, Barack, Or Master Chief?

The Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.07.2012 | Technology

The much anticipated "Halo 4" launched across the globe Tuesday for Microsoft's Xbox360, and with a release date on the same day as the Presidential E...

Master Chief Sent To Save Microsoft Again

Reuters | Malathi Nayak | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - "Master Chief" springs back into action on Tuesday with the release of Microsoft Corp's Halo...

Halo: Forward Unto Dawn

Bryan Young | Posted 12.16.2012 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

Leading up to the release of Halo 4 on November 6, 2012, a new episode of the live-action Halo series, Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn, will be released each week.

Machinima Premieres 'Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn'

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.07.2012 | Technology
Shira Lazar

"Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn" series is the largest-scale live-action event EVER set in the Halo universe! The show also provides the perfect segue into the the new Halo 4, which will launch just as this series ends on November 6.

SCREENS: Halo 4 Impressions!

Chris C. Anderson | Posted 11.20.2012 | Technology
Chris C. Anderson

"Halo 4" is nearly here and I recently got a chance to sit down with343 Industries' "Halo" Franchise Development Director Frank O'Connor for a demo of the previously unseen campaign level Forerunner. There hasn't been much shown of the campaign aside from some quick cuts in a recent trailer, and an earlier look at jungle themed level. Until now.

The Story of Light: A Conversation With Steve Vai, Plus The Flobots' "Circle In The Square" Video Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.09.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The Flobots drop a new video exclusive, "Circle In The Square," that is probably their biggest statement song yet. "The 'Circle In The Square' is a reference to many things," says Jonny 5 of Flobots.

One Direction Meets 'Halo' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.22.2012 | Teen

If you've learned anything at all from Carly Rae Jepsen, let it be this: A ridiculously catchy pop song is only as good as its funniest parody. And w...

A Brief (And Awesome) History Of Video Games (VIDEO)

Posted 06.09.2012 | Teen

This video starts with Pong -- which came out in 1972 -- and makes its way through some of the biggest titles in gaming through 2012, such as 'Super M...

WATCH: Beyonce Performs For The First Time Since Giving Birth

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.01.2012 | Entertainment

Beyonce's concerts have always been grand, happy occasions. Perhaps its her buoyant hair or the vibrant dancing, but there's always an unadulterated a...

Carolyn Gregoire

Cyber Athletes: Young Pro Gamers Earn A Living Playing Video Games

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.30.2011 | Home

Watching Sunday football is so 2010. With the Major League Gaming (MLG) National Championships earlier this month attracting hundreds of thousands of...

The Art Of Halo

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.12.2011 | Technology

In honor of Halo's 10th anniversary, Titan Books is releasing "Halo: The Art of Building Worlds" a not-your-grandmother's-coffee-table-book filled wit...

Speculation on Halo 4: What Do We Know So Far?

Rangan Anandan | Posted 10.16.2011 | Technology
Rangan Anandan

The Halo series is one of the most memorable video game franchises for me. Halo has been a big part of my youth; therefore, I was naturally excited when they announced Halo 4 at this year's E3 conference.

Live TV Comes To Xbox 360

AP | By DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 08.06.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES -- Live television and another chapter of the "Halo" game are landing on Xbox 360. Microsoft Corp. announced its plan for the video game ...

Looking at the Sky. Ice Halos: Divine Signals Or The Ultimate Art Installation?

James Elkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
James Elkins

I have been writing about looking, and how to take the time to see the world around you. The first few columns have been about paintings, especially ...

Confessions of a Documentary Addict: From Peter Gabriel to Egg Donors

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

Every year when I come back from the Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival, it's like coming off a drug. Documentaries are a great way to catch up on the world and these days, they're immensely entertaining.