Xbox One Bundles: Which to Buy

sunset overdrive xbox one

In the space of six months Microsoft’s Xbox One console has went from being a device with a very limited amount of options to a powerhouse. Today, there’s so many Limited Edition and exclusive Xbox One bundles that it’s hard to keep up, much less know which one you should plan on purchasing this fall. […]

How To Stop Updates on Windows 8.1

surface pro 3 connections

Updates have never been better than they are on Windows 8. For the most part, the operating system takes care of them itself, making sure that users always have the latest versions of Microsoft installed applications, and security updates whether they want them or not. The or not, is the problem there. Windows 8 removes most of the guess-work out […]

Is EA Access Worth Buying?

EA explains what all you get with EA Access on Xbox One.

All at once, EA Access sounds like something that should have already been available for years, and something so futuristic and out of the box that Xbox One owners might have to pinch themselves. Electronic Arts’ new subscription service, EA Access is the first time in this console generation a game developer and publisher has […]

New Madden NFL 15 Ad Is the Best Thing You’ll Watch All Year

madden nfl 15

With the release of Madden NFL 15 coming on August 26th, developer Electronic Arts was always going to need to pull out all of the stops to get Xbox One and PS3 users in stores to buy the game on release day. To do that the company has to understand not just what it needs […]

Could the Start Menu Come to Windows 8 in September?

A picture of the upcoming Start Menu from The Verge.

Users of Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system who have been clawing for a return of the Start Menu and the removal of the Start Screen on their laptops and desktops may be in for a treat this coming September. That’s when new reports peg the first public release of Windows Threshold, or what most are […]

Xbox One Update Brings Streaming TV & More Today

How to Watch Live Television on the Xbox One (1)

After just announcing a slew of new software upgrades at this week’s Gamescom 2014 trade show in Germany, Microsoft is already updating the consoles of users who joined its Xbox One Update Preview Program with new features and extras. Microsoft started deploying the new update to some Xbox One users late last night, and with […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity Trailer Reveals Why It’s the Best Yet

assassin__039_s_creed_unity-2492316

Xbox 360, PS4 and PS Vita users have been hunting down foes and pulling the strings of non-fiction leaders for years, but only in Assassin’s Creed Unity will they feel like they’re actually at liberty to do what must be done, the way they want to. A new eleven minute long trailer released by Ubisoft […]

AT&T Delivers Windows Phone 8.1 Update to Lumia 1020 Users

nokia-lumia-1020

Owners of the Nokia Lumia 1020, are in for a huge update to their smartphones over the next couple of days. Earlier today, the Lumia 1020 became one of a growing number of smartphones in America being upgraded to Windows Phone 8.1. That’s the latest version of Windows Phone designed to fill in the feature gaps […]

How Watching YouTube on Xbox One Just Got Easier

Xbox One on Youtube Update

Microsoft’s Xbox One video console does a lot of things well, but one thing it hasn’t yet delivered on is a decent experience for users who love Google’s YouTube video streaming service. That is changing though, today Google revealed an upgraded YouTube experience for the Xbox One, set-top boxes and video game consoles. According to a blog […]

Quantum Break for the Xbox One Revealed 

QuantumBreak_Gameplay_Screenshot_1

We’re just two days into Gamescom 2014, we’re already learning almost everything we ever needed to know about Quantum Break, the action game that Microsoft is hoping will boost sales of its Xbox One entertainment console when it arrives sometime in 2015. All this week, Microsoft and Remedy Studios have been discussing the final details of Quantum Break, just as […]

Microsoft To Announce New Lumia 830 Ahead of the iPhone 6?

Leaked photos of the Lumia 830

Even before Apple’s suspected iPhone 6 event Microsoft is letting users know that they’ll have options besides whatever Apple mobile phone makes its début on September 9th. Microsoft recently started sending out invitations for a reveal of what could be the Lumia 830 at IFA 2014 in just a few weeks. According to WP Central, Microsoft began sending out invites for a […]

Epic 12 Minute Battlefield Hardlines Trailer Reveals All 

battlefield-hardline_2014_06-05-14_004_jpg_1400x0_q85

Electronic Arts’ Battlefield Hardline may have recently been delayed to sometime next year, but that isn’t stopping users from learning more about all the features being packed into the game or even the opening of the game’s story. At Gamescom 2014, Electronic Arts revealed an epic trailer that takes users deep into the game. The entire 12-minute trailer isn’t some two or three-minute look at a […]

GameStop Confirms It’ll Give You More Money For Your Games

340x_gamestop

Today GameStop confirmed that rumors of it doing the right thing by Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4 and PS3 users were indeed accurate. The company is boosting the value of games its users trade-in across the board. GameStop announced some serious updates to its trade-in program late yesterday. Starting on August 18th, these changes are […]

Sony PS4 Upgrade News Brings Share Play Details & Complaints

PS4 What to Know 2014

Moments ago Sony revealed that a coming update to its PS4 console will introduce a way for users to get help from their friends with their games and real-time with Share Play, and already the company is being criticized for it and more. More than a year ago, Sony revealed early concepts for a system […]

Stunning New Xbox One Limited Edition Call of Duty Console Revealed

en-INTL-L-Microsoft-XboxOne-COD-AW-Themed-Console-Bundle-5C7-00001-RM1-mnco

Early adopters of Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console had just one version  to choose from if they made their purchase last year. Now, the Xbox One ecosystem is stuffed full of special edition consoles and accessories. Joining those is the Xbox One Limited Edition Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Bundle Microsoft announced this morning at […]

Xbox One Updates Will Add Streaming TV & More Must-Haves

7 Xbox One Features & Upgrades We Need (5)

Microsoft is plugging the holes in the Xbox One experience, announcing a new media player app that’ll allow the Xbox One to understand dozens of new formats and a new streaming television system based around the Xbox One Digital TV Tuner dongle announced this past week. Microsoft revealed the changes coming to the Xbox One’s software […]

How to Watch Microsoft’s Gamescom 2014 Xbox Media Briefing

xbox-one2

No longer content with just making big announcements at each year’s E3 trade show, Microsoft is teasing a ton of exciting announcements coming during Gamescom 2014, the world’s largest video game conference and event. Here’s how you can watch Microsoft’s Gamescom 2014 Xbox Media Briefing live. According to a post on Microsoft’s Xbox Wire news […]

EA Access Launches on the Xbox One

Play before the Madden release with EA Access.

Electronic Arts, makers of such famous gaming franchises as Madden NFL, is finally ready to let everyone with an Xbox One try out its EA Access subscription service. That’s the same service that’ll let Xbox One owners download digital copies of Battlefield 4, FIFA 14, Madden NFL 25 and Peggle 2 for just $4.99 a […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Multiplayer & Early Access Revealed

CALL OF DUTY ADVANCED WARFARE

Since earlier this summer Activision, makers of the Call of Duty franchise, have been showing off what Xbox One and PS4 users can expect from Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s detailed story. Now, the company is finally revealing the tricks, gadgets and weapons users can expect in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare’s robust multiplayer experience. […]