Our gentlemen callers at Gizmodo got to spend some time with the new Gears of War Zune the other day. While fondling it, they were chatting with Microsoft's marketing director for Zune Jason Reindorp, who assured them that a big "step up" in Zune/360 integration will be taking place "within a year". Whether that means the Zune may actually become useful is another matter, but hey, further integration with its more-successful console sibling can't hurt the little guy. Hands On Gears of War 2 Zune, Better Xbox 360 Integration Coming "Within a Year" [Gizmodo]