Microsoft Dumps the Kinect in First Big Xbox One Price Cut

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Microsoft is making its all-in-one entertainment console more affordable, and after a newly announced Xbox One price cut it appears it’ll hardly be able to call it an all-in-one entertainment console after all. Earlier today Microsoft formally announced that it’d would be making a lot of key changes to its Xbox One strategy. The first […]

Microsoft Could Soon Eliminate Xbox Live Gold for Netflix and Hulu

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Microsoft could be preparing to introduce yet another major shift as it aims to build the Xbox One’s reputation with digital media fans and appeal to new customers. New reports indicate Microsoft will stop requiring that users have an Xbox Live Gold subscription before they are able to stream from the apps and services they […]

Microsoft Rumored To Drop the Kinect Sensor for the Xbox One

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One market research firm believes Microsoft will unbundle the Kinect 2 sensor from its Xbox One console as it seeks to boost sales as it fights Sony’s PS4 for domination of the home console space. IDC included the prediction in a report about how it expects the video game console market to develop over the next […]

Xbox One Review: My Experience Six Months Later

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Six months ago Xbox One owners stood in the cold November air, anticipating what the console would bring. For months Xbox One owners, myself included, flocked to Microsoft’s Xbox website. We’d become acquainted with the console’s early design. Pictured ourselves playing the console’s launch day titles, become so excited about the console’s future prospects that […]

3 Awesome Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with the Xbox One

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The Xbox One, Microsoft’s next-generation entertainment console, is like a hidden treasure box or a new foreign city. Mostly, this is because the Xbox One, like every piece of technology, is multifaceted. It’s not built to do just one thing. Instead, Microsoft made sure it packed in all the right ingredients for a long and […]

PS4 GTA 5 Rumored for E3 2014, Xbox One & PC Soon

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At E3 2014 in June Sony and Rockstar may announce the PS4 GTA 5 game, with an on the stage teaser, which may signal a timed GTA 5 PS4 exclusive that will leave Xbox One fans jealous. Rockstar or Sony may announce GTA 5 at an E3 2014 event according to new rumors. E3 is […]

GameStop Delivers Blockbuster Xbox One Deals

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It hasn’t been that long since Microsoft announced the Xbox One, but already users are clamoring for a better deal on the console’s related games and accessories. Luckily for those users, GameStop seems more than happy to honor their request. GameStop is holding an exclusive sale that will see the latest in Xbox One games […]

Microsoft’s Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing on June 9th

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We now have an official date for when Microsoft will show off more of its future plans for the Xbox One console that arrived on store shelves late last year. This morning Microsoft announced that its holding its briefing at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on June 9th. Microsoft formally shared the exact date and time […]

Must-Have Audio Toggles & More Coming in May Xbox One Update

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Microsoft’s Xbox One gaming console isn’t even a year old – it hasn’t even been a year since Microsoft unveiled the console at its Xbox Revealed event last May. However, since its birth the console has already received a number of important updates designed to get it in fighting shape as Microsoft battles Sony’s PS4 […]

3 Xbox One and PS4 Games to Not Buy Or Pre-Order

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Last year’s launch of the Xbox One and PS4 brought users what they so desperately welcomed. For years, Xbox 360 and PS3 users had rallied for updated consoles that included all the things that everyone now expects from most of their devices. Take digital games. Both the Xbox One and PS4 embrace digital gaming in […]

Destiny: How to Get Into the Destiny Beta & What To Expect

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Despite most gamers and gaming journalists now comparing Bungie’s upcoming Destiny game for the Xbox One and PS4 to the studio’s efforts with Halo, many console owners are very excited for the game’s release. Unfortunately for those users, Destiny was delayed earlier in its development, which means gamers need to wait longer to play. That’s […]

E3 2014: 3 Big Trends to Look For

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Soon the world will watch as Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo all battle for the attention of gamers. Make no mistake, the stakes for each company at the Electronic Entertainment Expo couldn’t possible be any higher. Microsoft goes into this year’s event in a much weaker position than it has in years past. Last year the company […]

EA Details Madden NFL 15 Release Date, Leaves Out Why You’d Want It

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Electronic Arts, the developers and publishers tasked with creating the official video game for the National Football League, have announced that users will be able to pick up Madden NFL 15 on August 26th. EA formally announced Madden NFL 15, the follow-up to last year’s Madden NFL 25 this morning. According to EA, the game […]

Halo Series Coming to Xbox Originals to Take on House of Cards

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Microsoft won’t stand by and watch as Xbox One and Xbox 360 users pour more and more time into watching the video content of others. Today the company announced Xbox Originals, a slate of Microsoft-produced programming that will only be available to users on the Xbox One, Xbox 360 and more. Microsoft formally announced Xbox […]

E3 2014: What to Expect at Gaming’s Biggest Event of the Year

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In the consumer electronics space there’s always some event happening, some industry-wide get together that puts content makers and content buyers all in one place. In the gaming, that yearly event is E3: the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Really, its name is a misnomer. Sure, companies use the event to share information about all sorts of […]

How to Use the Xbox One Without a Controller

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It used to be that the only reliable way of interacting with something plugged into your television set was to pay for cheaply made universal reotes that allowed you to punch in a specific code for your television set. That’s not the case with the Xbox One. When video game consoles arrived on the scene, […]

How to Get the Xbox Experience on Your iPhone and iPad

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You’d be mistaken for thinking that playing games on the Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 were the only ways to earn Xbox Live Achievements and interface with your Xbox One and Xbox 360 console. That’s not by accident, Microsoft used to entice perspective buyers of its products with the promise that they could earn […]

How to Share Xbox One Game Clips to YouTube

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Bragging has always been a core part of playing video games. There’s nothing better than sharing your exploits with other users and comparing each other’s skills. Thankfully, Microsoft took that mentality into account when it designed the Xbox One, its all-in-one entertainment console. Here’s how to record game clips on the Xbox One and share […]

Xbox One Sales Show Why It Might Have Been Better Without Kinect

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There were no shortage of people blasting Microsoft for bundling a Kinect Sensor with its $499 Xbox One gaming console. Those supporting the Kinect sensor’s argued that Xbox One buyers could expect an easier experience and that there would be a lot of Kinect enabled games for users to play since everyone would have one […]