Why and Where to Buy a Kinect for Xbox One  

The Kinect 2 for Xbox One is more powerful than the previous Kinect and offers more use than the PS4 camera.

Maybe you weren’t comfortable with the amount you would have had to spend on the Xbox One + Kinect bundle. Perhaps you weren’t even aware that Microsoft made a Kinect for Xbox One. The Kinect for Xbox One is what helps the console stand out. It was a part of Microsoft’s original vision for the console, a futuristic piece […]

5 Tips for New Minecraft Pocket Edition Players

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Never has there been a culture revolution spawned by a game like Minecraft. Since launching in 2009, the original game has spawned toys and inspired a generation to build their own shelters and more. In those early days, the only way you could play Minecraft was on a PC without a keyboard and mouse. Times have now changed, and if there’s one game that’s […]

GTA 5 Festivus Surprise Update Arrives 

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This week video game developer Rockstar games delivered a huge Christmas surprise for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4 and PS3 users who already have GTA 5 or plan to buy it in the very near future. As of yesterday, a new title update rolling out to GTA 5 includes Festive Surprise, a giant holiday themed update […]

Lumia Denim Update Confirmed for Lumia 822 and Lumia 928  

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Microsoft only began rolling out the Lumia Denim software update to users yesterday, but already carriers in the United States are making it available for users on their networks. Today, Microsoft and Verizon began rolling out Lumia Denim for the Lumia 822 and Lumia 928; they then confirmed a software upgrade for the Lumia Icon is finally on the way. Microsoft shared details […]

Amazon Has The Best  Xbox One Deal Ever [Updated]

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Microsoft already discounted the cost of its Xbox One entertainment console by $50. Now, Amazon is joining Best Buy and Game Stop in offering $50 in credit to holiday shoppers, bringing the relative cost of the console down to an exceptionally affordable $299. Amazon began offering both versions of the Xbox One it sells with $50 in credit today. There is no […]

Halo 5: Guardians Beta Arrives Today With A Catch 

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Microsoft and Halo series developer 343 Industries are kicking off the Halo 5: Guardians beta earlier than planned. Xbox One owners will be able to download and play the game beginning today. At least, they will if they meet certain requires that surprisingly, have nothing to do with purchasing Halo: The Master Chief Collection. Late […]

Microsoft Store Slashing Half on Xbox Music Pass Tomorrow

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For one day only Microsoft Store shoppers will get the best deal ever on a year of Microsoft’s Xbox Music Pass subscription. Earlier today the company revealed it’ll end its 12 Days of Deals promotion in the United States with a half off sale on entire years of Xbox Music Pass. The half off Xbox […]

Free Assassin’s Creed Unity Games Arrives 

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Xbox One and PS4 owners who purchased the season pass for Assassin’s Creed Unity can now download the free game they were promised by developer Ubisoft. Ubisoft announced that the website for its free game offer was live this morning, two days after it released another large-scale title update to address the problems that have plagued Assassin’s Creed Unity […]

EA Sports UFC Arrives for EA Access Users 

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One of the Xbox One’s exclusive benefits is getting a big boost just days before the holiday shopping season comes to a close. This morning video game developer Electronic Arts revealed that EA Sports UFC, the mixed martial arts fighting game based on the real-life league of the same name, is now available for EA Access subscribers to download as part of their […]

Windows Phone Lumia Denim Update Roll-out Beginning?

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It’s unclear whether Microsoft’s Lumia Denim update is rolling out worldwide, but its release is definitely getting closer. Shortly after reports indicated that Lumia Windows Phone users in China were getting Lumia Denim, Microsoft added a new YouTube video to its support pages guiding users through the new features included in the update. The Lumia […]

GameStop Sneaks in Amazing PS4 Deal Ahead of Christmas UPDATE

Save with these PS4 Deals in December.

There’s just a week left until Christmas and retailer GameStop has picked up what is arguably the best PS4 deal shoppers have seen all year and will see in the very near future. At GameStop’s website right now $399 gets shoppers a PS4, PlayStation Camera and a digital code for one of four high-profile games. It’s unclear when GameStop kicked off this amazing PS4 […]

Fix for Assassin’s Creed Unity Problems Arrives, Stumbles 

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Developer Ubisoft seemed like it was on the cusp of fixing those Assassin’s Creed Unity problems once and for all, that was until a glitch related to the update for the Xbox One forced some users to download the entire digital version of the game over again. By all accounts, Update 4 for Assassin’s Creed Unity seems […]

Sprint Stuns with Lumia 635 Release Date 

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Sprint stunned just about everyone today when it revealed a release date for the Lumia 635, Microsoft’s low-end Windows Phone that’s already available on T-Mobile and AT&T. Sprint made the announcement in a press release early this morning. The Sprint Lumia 635 release date will come in phases. First there’s the Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile versions arriving on December 23rd, […]

Rockstar Drops Fresh GTA 5 Heists Trailer 

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It’s been months since Rockstar, the developers of the Grand Theft Auto franchise revealed that Heists were coming to the Grand Theft Auto Online multiplayer mode that came with GTA 5. Officially, Heists won’t be available until 2015, but a trailer and interview out today revealed how they will work when they do arrive. First, the trailer. In itself, it doesn’t contain a lot of details about […]

Data Stash Is Another Reason To Buy iPhone on T-Mobile

Lines are typically shorter at Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint.

T-Mobile is rolling out what appears to be another easy way for its customers to save money and it’s again focusing on data. Having now already eliminated data overages, today the company revealed Data Stash. Data Stash is exactly what it sounds like, users who don’t completely blow through their high-speed data allotment will be able to save it for later. T-Mobile announced […]

Arcadia is Microsoft’s PlayStation Now Streaming Service 

A picture taken with the Lumia 830.

Microsoft’s Xbox One console and Windows operating systems don’t have a way for users to stream games directly to devices that wouldn’t normally be able to play them. Rest assured, that’s exact what they’re getting if reports of a PlayStation Now like streaming service codenamed Arcadia are indicative of Microsoft’s future plans. What we know about Arcadia comes from All About Microsoft, […]

Windows 10 9901: What’s New & Different?  

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Microsoft lulled us all into a false sense of security with previous versions of its Windows 10 operating system. It felt like what we were getting next year when Windows 10 launches was something very boring, very apologetic. Windows 10 9901, the version of Windows 10 that leaked onto the internet this past weekend, is a smack in the face to people who assumed […]

T-Mobile Reveals Surprise Un-Carrier 8.0 Event

With a push to bring 4G LTE to areas with 2G and Edge coverage by the end of the year a T-Mobile iPhone 6 could be an attractive option.

Moments ago, T-Mobile USA, America’s fourth-largest wireless carrier revealed it’s holding a surprise press event and announcement this coming Tuesday, December 16th. It’s dubbing the surprise event Un-Carrier 8.0, hinting at even more changes for its customer-friendly wireless business. T-Mobile began sending notices about the event to wireless industry pundits and insiders early this morning. The invitation is […]

Best Buy $139.99 Acer Iconia Tab 8 is a Very Good Deal

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Best Buy and device maker Acer are teaming up for a deal so great that it may just be the best promotion available on a Windows 8 2-in-1 device yet. As of right now, Best Buy shoppers can pick up the Acer Iconia Tab 8 for just $139.99 at Best Buy. When they do, they’ll […]

Windows 10 9901 Leak Spills More Secrets

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We don’t yet know everything about the features Microsoft has plans for regular users when its Windows 10 operating system launches in the second half of 2015. That being said, Windows 10 9901, a leaked version of the operating that made its way to the internet this weekend, includes tons of big changes that aren’t […]