Microsoft gives You $75 to Upgrade to Xbox One After launching a cheaper Kinect-less Xbox One version that put it on par with Sony’s PS4 when it comes to price, Microsoft is now taking additional measures to convince even more people to buy its newest gaming...
Jul 9 2014, 1:49am CDT
TWC TV App Goes Live on Xbox 360 Today with 300 Channels Time Warner Cable has officially launched its TWC TV app on Microsoft's Xbox 360 console today. TWC subscribers, who are also Xbox Live Gold members, can now access upto 300 live TV channels in the United States without any additional set top box.
Aug 28 2013, 2:04pm CDT
Microsoft will Allow Indie Self-Publishing on Xbox One with a Debugger Every individual has the spark of creativity deep down inside of him or her. That is why the phenomenon of self-publishing on Xbox One and Xbox LIVE is about to be introduced to indie developers all over the world. A debug version of Xbox One will also be available free with original at launch for $499.99.
Jul 25 2013, 4:56am CDT
Microsoft Reverses Xbox One After Feedback by Gamers Microsoft turns back totally on its previous plans. It has changed its DRM policies about the new Xbox One due to strong customer feedback and comments. A complete reversal of plans for connection requirement and used games is implemented. Now no limitations are applied for sharing, using and playing games online/offline.
Jun 20 2013, 3:16am CDT
Internet Explorer comes to Xbox 360 this Fall Microsoft announced that the Internet Explorer comes to E3 2012 complete with Kinect interface. It looks like it is time to get an Xbox 360 unless Apple finally makes the Apple TV run Apps and a browser.
Jun 4 2012, 1:56pm CDT
Xbox 360 Dashboard got released We reported earlier that the new Xbox 360 Dashboard update is due today. Now Microsoft's Major Nelson announced on his blog that the Xbox 360 update has been officially release. Many Xbox 360 users will get the update...
Nov 1 2010, 5:23am CDT
Microsoft Will Make Navigating Xbox Live Arcade Easier If you think that it's a bit too difficult to search through the hundreds of titles available on Xbox Live, Microsoft is finally going to launch something for you.
Destination Arcade is a new "app" that will be...
Jul 12 2010, 8:30am CDT
Xbox 360 To Offer Xbox Live ''Family Plan'' You know how if you want to buy a cell phone for everyone in your family, you can get discounts for being tied to one parental account? Well, Microsoft wants to put that idea to the test for Xbox Live.
Jun 23 2010, 11:25am CDT
First DLC for Bioshock 2 Now Available 2K Games announced back in February that it would be offering download content for Bioshock 2. The game company has now announced that the first DLC for the game is available. The content is available on Xbox Live...
Mar 15 2010, 8:00am CDT
Sky Player Comes to Xbox Live Xbox 360 owners may be glad to hear that Sky Player is now available on the Xbox 360 Xbox Live service. The player will support both on-demand and live broadcast TV. The arrival of the service on the Xbox made no delay...
Oct 27 2009, 5:59am CDT
New Xbox Live Dashboard Update Details unveiled The Xbox 360 gets another software update in late Summer with a new Xbox Live Dashboard release.
Microsoft has unveiled several of the improvements and new features you will be finding in the next Xbox Live Dashboard...
Jul 17 2009, 2:19am CDT
Xbox 360 NXE Beta expanded to Everybody who applied The New Xbox Experience (NXE) is going to be released on Wednesday. Today Microsoft already granted everybody who applied for the beta access to the new Xbox 360 Dashboard update. NXE is a dramatic update to the Xbox...
Nov 18 2008, 12:56am CST
Xbox 360 gets New Xbox Experience on November 19th Microsoft announced today at the TGS 2008 in Tokyo that the new Xbox 360 user interface will be launched on November 19th. Cancel all gaming parties you have planned for that day, as Microsoft will most likely need more...
Oct 9 2008, 1:27am CDT
Xbox LIVE Down, No New Updates Coming [Update] Right now Xbox LIVE is down as Microsoft gears up to bring us a new Xbox Live Experience. Xbox LIVE will be down for 24 hours , which started at 12:01 AM today. The service will come back up at 11:59 PM PST.
Sep 29 2008, 3:14pm CDT
Microsoft E3 2008 Briefing Highlights so far We are about 30 minutes into the Microsoft E3 2008 briefing and we have seen several demos of upcoming first person shooters. The demos highlight co-op gaming capabilities via Xbox Live.
The games shown so far include...
Jul 14 2008, 1:07pm CDT
New 60GB Xbox 360 announced Microsoft announces a new 60GB Xbox 360 to be available at retail in August for $349.
This announcement also makes the price-cut of the 20GB Xbox 360 Pro official. Microsoft today dropped the price of its 20GB Xbox...
Jul 13 2008, 5:37am CDT
Xbox Live is having Problems on last Day of 2007 The Microsoft Xbox Live support team did not have a quiet holiday as the Live service is still having problems that started on the 23rd of December.
Major Nelson, 'spokes blogger' of the Xbox Live team detailed the...
Dec 31 2007, 3:37am CST
Xbox Live is Down right now [12/23/07, 2am EST] When I see the "Xbox live down" keywords in our access log files hitting an old Xbox Live update story, I know that some Xbox users cannot access the Microsoft online platform.
Xbox Live still having...
Dec 23 2007, 1:16am CST
Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard Update Details revealed Microsoft was kind enough to already announce the details of the 2007 Fall Dashboard Update that will be rolled out on December 4th.
Xbox Fall Update available
Among the key new enhancements of the Fall...
Dec 1 2007, 9:41am CST
Xbox FOF Social Networking in Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard Update Microsoft announces that the Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard Update on December 4th will include Friends of Friends social networking features.
With Friends of Friends You'll be able to check out the friends lists of fellow...
Nov 27 2007, 1:39am CST
Xbox Live is Back Online [Update] Major Nelson just posted on his blog (the site is slow as hell, maybe the Major hosts his blog on his Workstation on the MS campus or all Xbox live members are visiting right now) that the Xbox Live service is back...
Oct 18 2006, 5:00am CDT
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