"Microsoft wants to dominate the media centre market. Unwired put all the pieces together to see if the company really has what it takes. Microsoft in your lounge? A few years ago that would have sounded absurd. Now, the company is one of a small group of big vendors making a serious play in the entertainment space, betting millions on their wresting control from the traditional media technology giants. Can they pull it off?
Media centres are going to be big business, and Microsoft knows it. Controlling the media hub of a home gives you a foothold into every other room. But it`s not alone. In our estimation, four parties are capable of taking the home theatre crown from start to finish, and one of those is a group effort." ... Read OnArticle: http://www.mydigitallife.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=5922&Itemid=29