#XboxReveal Revealing Next Xbox on May 21 at Redmond, NY

A new generation Xbox revealing on May 21 at Xbox Campus, Redmond WA. Workarounds for customizing your new Office 365 ProPlus, using multiple language. New Windows Phone 8 Training Kit, Virtual CD-ROM Control Panel.

Microsoft on May 21, will mark the beginning of a new generation of games, TV and entertainment with the annoucement of the next generation Xbox console codenamed "Durango."

"On that day, we'll share our vision for Xbox, and give you a real taste of the future. Then, 19 days later at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles, we'll continue the conversation and showcase our full lineup of blockbuster games," Microsoft's Larry Hub stated.

A New Generation Revealed
Xbox Campus, Redmond WA
Tuesday, May 21st @ 1p ET/10a PT/17:00 GMT

#XboxReveal: A New Generation Xbox Revealed: Press Invite

Windows Phone 8 Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs, presentations and code samples that are designed to help you learn how to build applications using the latest Windows Phone features.

Download the Windows Phone 8 Training Kit here.

Microsoft has also released a free utility dubbed "Virtual CD-ROM Control Panel" for Windows XP, Vista, and 7 to help mount ISO disk image files as virtual CD-ROM drives.

According to Microsoft, this tool is not needed in Windows 8 since Windows 8 natively supports ISO files. In Windows 8, users can simply open up an ISO file and Windows will automatically mount it as a virtual drive.

You can grab it from Microsoft Download Center.

This episode of Garage Series, explore potential workarounds for Office configuration, from removing and blocking applications such as Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote, Access and Lync that come with the new Office 365 ProPlus, using multiple languages, disabling the first run video to changing update properties and much more.

Update 05/02: In the video, the Office team demonstrate Office 365 ProPlus Click-to-Run integration with your existing management and deployment tools while exploring pre-installation via Windows image.

The host also tests to see if Windows Intune can install Office as fast as a direct install from Office 365 from his car, in the time it takes him to go over Seattle's famous 520 floating bridge.