Today, we have discovered the first snippets of information regarding the next Xbox. This information comes in 2 forms.
We have job opening at Microsoft for “Next-Boxey” stuff and we have information regarding the Operating system upon it will run on.
Firstly, Eurogamer reports that Microsoft is on the lookout for several hardware specialists in areas such as motherboards and cooling. This would lead one to believe that there is development on a new console. This would also make one believe that Microsoft are only JUST starting on the new console. Which many believed was 2 years ago.
Secondly, As reported by TheNextWeb. It is assumed that Windows 8 will be end of Microsofts OS’s for different media types all being different. They will all be one, in Windows 9. Apparently Windows 9 would appear around 2015 at the same time as the new Xbox. So we would see Xbox running Windows 9 along with PC and mobile.