Microsoft is planning for a future in which gesture and voice recognition replace TV remotes, Xbox game consoles replace some set-top boxes and keyword searches supplant onscreen program guides.
Microsoft has upped Don Mattrick to president of interactive entertainment.
Indian media and telecoms group Reliance Communications and Microsoft have agreed a $500 million deal to deliver television services over the Internet (IPTV).
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