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Microsoft considering Xbox without a disc drive
Microsoft considering Xbox without a disc drive
Microsoft is considering releasing its next Xbox One variant without a built-in Blu-ray Disc drive, according to a report. Thurrott cites ...... 19 Nov 2018 - 3 comments
Twitch Beta update being rolled out for Xbox One
Twitch Beta update being rolled out for Xbox One
A fully redesigned Twitch Beta app is being rolled out to all Xbox Insides on Xbox One. Among the new features and improvements for the designed ...... 10 Sep 2018
WATCH: Giant Boring Company machine controlled with Xbox One gamepad
WATCH: Giant Boring Company machine controlled with Xbox One gamepad
Elon Musk's Boring Company has shown how it controls a massive boring machine with an Xbox One controller. The Boring Company is digging ...... 10 Sep 2018
Xbox One can be controlled by Cortana, Alexa devices
Xbox One can be controlled by Cortana, Alexa devices
Microsoft is making it possible to control your Xbox One console using Cortana and Alexa voice commands. For Kinect users and those with ...... 06 Sep 2018
Xbox All Access gets you a console, Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold for a monthly fee
Xbox All Access gets you a console, Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold for a monthly fee
Microsoft has announced Xbox All Access, a two-year financing deal that gets customers an Xbox One console, access to Xbox Game Pass and an ...... 27 Aug 2018
Microsoft abandoned VR plans for Xbox One
Microsoft abandoned VR plans for Xbox One
If you are waiting for a VR headset for Xbox One, you will be disappointed in Microsoft. According to Mike Nichols, chief markering officer ...... 22 Jun 2018 - 2 comments
Xbox Game Pass gets FastStart in latest preview build
Xbox Game Pass gets FastStart in latest preview build
Microsoft is rolling out its latest beta system update to Xbox One Preview Beta members and some Delta Ring users and it enables FastStart for ...... 18 Jun 2018
WATCH: Halo Infinite teaser trailer from E3
WATCH: Halo Infinite teaser trailer from E3
At the Xbox press conference at E3 this weekend, Phil Spencer revealed the first announcement / teaser trailer for the forthcoming Halo Infinite. ...... 11 Jun 2018 - 1 comment
The Division 2 gets a release date, gameplay footage
The Division 2 gets a release date, gameplay footage
Tom Clancy's The Division 2 was revealed at the Xbox Press Conference at E3 over the weekend. The new title, developed by Massive Entertainment, ...... 11 Jun 2018
E3 2018: Microsoft announces Gears 5, Gears Pop! and Gears Tactics
E3 2018: Microsoft announces Gears 5, Gears Pop! and Gears Tactics
The wildly successful Gears of War franchise is getting three new titles in the near future, including Gears 5 which is set for a 2019 debut. ...... 11 Jun 2018
Microsoft confirms Crackdown 3 delayed until next year
Microsoft confirms Crackdown 3 delayed until next year
The eagerly anticipated Crackdown 3 will not ship this year and has been pushed back yet again to a later release date, Microsoft confirms. ...... 08 Jun 2018
WATCH: Rockstar drops latest Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer
WATCH: Rockstar drops latest Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer
Rockstar Games is whetting our appetite again with the release of the third official trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2, coming later this year. ...... 03 May 2018 - 1 comment
Amazon Prime Video lands on Xbox One
Amazon Prime Video lands on Xbox One
Xbox One owners can now install an Amazon Prime Video app on the Xbox One family of consoles, including the upcoming Xbox One X. Amazon Prime ...... 02 Nov 2017
Xbox 360's Halo titles now compatible with Xbox One
Xbox 360's Halo titles now compatible with Xbox One
Halo fans with Xbox One will be happy to know they can play back through the Xbox 360 catalog of Halo titles on their consoles. While Halo: ...... 22 Sep 2017
SoundCloud arrives on Xbox One, beta lands on Windows 10
SoundCloud arrives on Xbox One, beta lands on Windows 10
Xbox One had gotten its own SoundCloud App, letting subscribers access their full music collection, playlists and so forth on the Microsoft platform. ...... 31 May 2017
Xbox Game Pass offers 100 games for $9.99 per month
Xbox Game Pass offers 100 games for $9.99 per month
The new Xbox Game Pass grants access to over 100 Xbox One and backwards-compatible Xbox 360 titles for a cost of $9.99 per month. It includes ...... 01 Mar 2017 - 3 comments
Dropbox is now available on Xbox One consoles
Dropbox is now available on Xbox One consoles
If you have an Xbox One and a Dropbox account, you can now access the content in your cloud storage using the new app for the console. It's ...... 12 Dec 2016
HBO Now available on Xbox One, 360 and Samsung Smart TVs
HBO Now available on Xbox One, 360 and Samsung Smart TVs
After launching a year ago exclusively on the Apple TV, HBO Now is now available on some Samsung Smart TVs, the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One. ...... 27 Apr 2016
Report: Xbox One Slim to launch this year
Report: Xbox One Slim to launch this year
According to new reports, Microsoft is planning to release a digital-only "slim" Xbox One later in 2016. If true, the new console will cost ...... 03 Jan 2016 - 2 comments
Which Xbox One holiday bundle should you buy this year?
Which Xbox One holiday bundle should you buy this year?
Microsoft has announced six Xbox One holiday bundles that will go on sale before the end of 2015, here is a quick comparison of what they all offer. ...... 02 Oct 2015 - 2 comments
Game Drive for Xbox provides 2TB external storage via USB 3.0
Game Drive for Xbox provides 2TB external storage via USB 3.0
Seagate has teamed up with Microsoft's Xbox team to make the first external drive designed exclusively for Xbox One or Xbox 360. The green ...... 05 Aug 2015 - 12 comments
WATCH: Halo Wars 2 coming Fall 2016
WATCH: Halo Wars 2 coming Fall 2016
Microsoft has revealed that the sequel to the Halo Wars real-time strategy game will drop during the Fall of 2016. It is being developed ...... 05 Aug 2015 - 2 comments
WATCH: Quantum Break is star-studded, coming April 2016
WATCH: Quantum Break is star-studded, coming April 2016
From the developers of Max Payne and Alan Wake, Quantum Break will arrive on April 5, 2016 and features a star-studded cast. Quantum Break ...... 05 Aug 2015
WATCH: Crackdown 3 is pure destruction
WATCH: Crackdown 3 is pure destruction
In this first look at Crackdown 3 we are shown a virtual environment vulnerable to total destruction at the player's will! Microsoft and ...... 05 Aug 2015 - 2 comments
Xbox One 1TB Halo 5 bundle available to pre-order
Xbox One 1TB Halo 5 bundle available to pre-order
Microsoft has announced a special edition Xbox One bundle to launch a week ahead of Halo 5: Guardians, available to pre-order immediately. ...... 05 Aug 2015 - 2 comments
Best of E3: Rare Replay brings 30 classic titles to the Xbox One
Best of E3: Rare Replay brings 30 classic titles to the Xbox One
Over the past few months there had been a crescendo of hype following Rare's announcement that they would be returning to E3 after a major hiatus. ...... 18 Jun 2015
Microsoft announces Xbox Elite wireless controller for hardcore gamers
Microsoft announces Xbox Elite wireless controller for hardcore gamers
Microsoft has announced a new wireless controller for the Xbox One and Windows 10 aimed at the hardcore gamer. The new Elite wireless controller ...... 16 Jun 2015 - 10 comments
Xbox One gets $60 Over-The-Air TV Tuner
Xbox One gets $60 Over-The-Air TV Tuner
Xbox One gets broadcast TV with an Hauppauge Over-The-Air TV Tuner, delivering subscription-free live TV, 30 minute live TV pause and TV streaming ...... 20 May 2015 - 1 comment
White Xbox One resurfaces in Halo: Master Chief Collection bundle
White Xbox One resurfaces in Halo: Master Chief Collection bundle
Microsoft is put a white Xbox One console on sale again this month as part of a Special Edition Halo: The Master Chief Collection Bundle. ...... 20 May 2015
Xbox One is 'just getting start' says exec
Xbox One is 'just getting start' says exec
Microsoft executive responds to November's sales triumph over the PlayStation 4 in the United States and the United Kingdom. November was ...... 16 Dec 2014 - 2 comments
Xbox One outsells PlayStation 4 for first time
Xbox One outsells PlayStation 4 for first time
According to data from research firm NPD, Microsoft's Xbox One console finally outsold Sony's PlayStation 4 (PS4) after more than a year on the market. ...... 12 Dec 2014 - 2 comments
VIDEO: Twitch on Xbox One gets major update
VIDEO: Twitch on Xbox One gets major update
The Twitch app for Xbox One has gotten a major update greatly improving search, and also adding video-on-demand and a Home screen revamp. ...... 09 Dec 2014
E3 2014: Far Cry 4 opening minutes shows nutcase villain Pagan Min
E3 2014: Far Cry 4 opening minutes shows nutcase villain Pagan Min
Ubisoft kicked its press briefing today in the strongest way it could; by exposing us all to the insanity of antagonist Pagan Min. Far Cry ...... 10 Jun 2014
E3 2014: The Crew 'Coast to Coast' trailer shown at E3
E3 2014: The Crew 'Coast to Coast' trailer shown at E3
Here is some more footage of Ubisoft's racing title, in which you can race across the United States. It takes 90 minutes to drive from coast ...... 10 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
E3 2014: FIFA 15 launching September 23 for PC, Xbox One and PS4 (+video)
E3 2014: FIFA 15 launching September 23 for PC, Xbox One and PS4 (+video)
EA Sports has revealed that FIFA 15 will launch in North America on September 23, followed in Europe on September 25, for Xbox One, PS4, Xbox ...... 10 Jun 2014
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