GameStop Batman: Arkham Knight Pre-Order Details Arrive Early

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It wasn’t that long ago that Batman: Arkham Knight was the most talked about game coming later this fall. The game’s controllable Bat Mobile alone seemed to be well worth the game’s expected $60 price tag. Unfortunately, Batman: Arkham Knight was delayed until 2015. That isn’t stopping news about the Red Hood being included with […]

Microsoft Offers iPhone 5c Alternative in the Lumia 530

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Microsoft hasn’t said anything about releasing a new Windows Phone to compete with Apple’s iPhone 5s, but the company is clearly gearing up to take down the low-end iPhone 5C and cheap Android devices like the Moto G. Today, the company announced the Lumia 530, an iPhone 5c alternative with an astonishingly low price tag. […]

Xbox Destiny Beta: What To Know & What to Expect

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Last week, buyers of Sony’s PS4 gaming console finally got the opportunity to try the Destiny Beta, a late test version of the final game that’ll be arriving this coming September. There’s been a lot of talk about the game since then. Unfortunately, owners of Microsoft’s consoles have had to sit on the sidelines, wondering […]

Destiny Beta Starts Early for All

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The Destiny Beta is now available for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 users, a day earlier than expected. Bungie’s Destiny Beta went offline yesterday for a maintenance period that was supposed to last for two days. Today however, in a bit of a surprise, Bungie says that it has finished up […]

Battlefield Hardline & Dragon Age Delayed

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Battlefield Hardline and Dragon Age Inquisition for the PS4, Xbox One and PC have been delayed. For weeks, Battlefield Hardline and Dragon Age Inquisition have been slated for releases in 2014 ahead of the holiday shopping season. Battlefield Hardline, EA’s follow up to Battlefield 4, is heading to PS4, Xbox One and PC. The company’s […]

Microsoft Reveals New Winning Xbox One Ad

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The Xbox One has failed to sell more than Sony’s PS4 for months. In June Microsoft decided it would start pushing games and selling the Xbox One at $399 to stabilize its sales base. As a new ad reveals, the company is now hoping to recapture a bit of its lost swagger by galvanizing its […]

New Assassin’s Creed: Unity Video Reveals Key Travel Changes & More

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French game developer Ubisoft isn’t ready to reveal everything about the next installment in its series of Assassin’s Creed games. That being said, it is finally ready to show off some of the new features and changes it was able to make in Assassin’s Creed: Unity since it’ll be released exclusively for next-generation consoles. Ubisoft […]

Dance Central Spotlight Release Date is September 2nd

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Xbox One owners hoping to find a great party title for even casual gamers to enjoy are in luck. After months without a new game exclusively for the Xbox One’s Kinect 2 sensor, today Harmonix Music announced that the Dance Central Spotlight release date is September 2nd. In addition to announcing the Dance Central Spotlight release date, […]

Madden 15 Release Nears, Rookies Respond to Ratings

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The latest version of EA Sports extremely popular NFL game is quickly approaching as the Madden NFL 15 release date nears, but before buyers can get in on the action themselves EA is giving Rookie players the first look at their ratings. Now that the debate of who will be on the cover of Madden […]

How to Clean an Xbox Controller

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Here’s how to clean the Xbox One and Xbox 360 controllers so that they’re pristine and not embarrassing the next time you have friends or family over to play a game. Keeping your Xbox controller clean is important. Sure, both consoles have a Kinect sensor that allows them to interpret hand gestures and voice commands, but […]

How to Use Microsoft Office for Free

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It’s no coincidence that one of the first things users ask when they purchase a new device is how to download Microsoft Office for free. Microsoft Office is the world’s premiere piece of productivity software, that one suite of applications that allows users to get more done at work and at home. Thankfully, you can use Microsoft […]

Can the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Really Replace Your Laptop?

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Microsoft released the latest in their Surface line recently with the best one yet, the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, advertising the 12-inch tablet as “the tablet that can replace your laptop.” But can it really? After using the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 as a primary laptop it replaced a clunky Windows 8.1 Toshiba laptop at work and […]

Windows 8 2-in-1s: 5 Essential Tips

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Microsoft’s Windows 8 operating system delivered more than the new Start Screen. It also enabled more than a few new device types. Today laptops come equipped with large touchscreens that can be used in the same way a tablet’s screen can. Sitting beside them are tablets with attachable keyboards and Windows 8 desktops that allow […]

How to use Your iPhone to Change Channels on Your Xbox One

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The Xbox One is more than just a competent video game console. The original vision that Microsoft shared with watchers of its Xbox Revealed event put music and video entertainment on the same level as gaming. Mostly, all of this relies on the Xbox One’s Kinect 2 sensor and the HDMI pass-through port built into […]

Xbox Live Getting Facebook-like Facelift in New Xbox One Update

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When it announced the Xbox One last year, Microsoft made it clear that it planned to make significant changes to Xbox Live. As a new video reveals, many of those changes, which are coming in the Xbox One Update, will be familiar to anyone who has used Facebook in the last few years. As details […]

3 Destiny Beta Videos That Prove You Should Pre-Order

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We’re only a single day into the Destiny Beta, but already a few Destiny Beta videos have cropped up, showcasing the best of the game’s combat and why Xbox One and PS4 users should pre-order the game as soon as they can. The first of these spectacular Destiny Beta videos began appearing last night, just […]

Destiny Companion App Arrives in Time for the Destiny Beta

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We’re mere hours away from the Destiny Beta and though the download isn’t yet available, PS4 users can kick off the festivities a bit early by download Destiny Companion, the second screen experience for the highly anticipated first-person shooter. Bungie, developer of Destiny, revealed their companion app for the game a few days ago. Just in time […]

3 Reasons Why Buying Digital Beats Xbox One & PS4 Titles on Disc

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It used to be that buying a video game console meant having to put up with a lot of little inconveniences. First there was purchasing the disc itself. Thankfully, the PS4 and Xbox One freed games from bondage. Microsoft and Sony mostly nailed the digital buying experience. With all the things that the two companies […]

Start Menu + 5 Must Have Features Rumored for Windows 9

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Microsoft has already confirmed that the Start Menu is making a celebrated return in Windows Threshold or what many industry watchers are already referring to as Windows 9. Now a new report confirms that users can expect a boatload of must-have features to be rolled up in the update including, a refreshed Desktop taskbar and digital […]

Special Edition Xbox One Controller & Headset Arrives

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Earlier this year, Sony became the first of the two big entertainment console makers to reveal a special edition console with the Destiny PS4 Bundle. Now Microsoft is joining the club – sort of. Potential Xbox One buyers can’t expect a different colored version of the next-generation entertainment system, but they will be able to […]